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An edition of Leviathan (1651)

Leviathan

authoritative text, backgrounds, interpretations — 1st ed.

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This edition published in by W. W. Norton & Company in New York, . London.

Written in English

381 pages

Thomas Hobbes' Leviathan, from 1651, is one of the first and most influential arguments towards social contract. Written in the midst of the English Civil War, it concerns the structure of government and society and argues for strong central governance and the rule of an absolute sovereign as the way to avoid civil war and chaos.

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2006, Dover Publications
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2004, Broadview Press
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2004, NuVision Publications
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2002, Broadview Press
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1999, Imprensa Nacional-Casa da Moeda
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1998, Oxford University Press
in English
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Leviathan: authoritative text, backgrounds, interpretations
1997, W. W. Norton & Company
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Leviathan
1996, Cambridge University Press
in English - Rev. student ed.
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1996, Oxford University Press
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1996, F. Meiner
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1991, Cambridge University Press
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March 1, 1986, Scribner Paper Fiction
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March 1, 1986, Scribner Paper Fiction
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November 1986, Associated Publishers Group
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Leviathan (Everyman's Classics)
November 1983, Everyman Ltd
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Leviathan (Penguin Classics)
February 25, 1982, Penguin Classics
in English
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Leviatan
1979, Editora Nacional
in Spanish / español
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Leviathan
December 10, 1975, Dutton Adult
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1973, Dent, Dutton
in English
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1969, Washington Square Press
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1968, Bobbs-Merrill
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1968, Penguin Books
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1968, Penguin
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Leviathan (The Pelican Classics)
December 30, 1968, Penguin (Non-Classics)
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1968, Penguin Books
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1967, Collins/Fontana
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1965, Dent, Dutton
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1963, World Pub. Co.
in English
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October 1962, Simon & Schuster
Paperback
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October 1962, Simon & Schuster
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1962, Fontana
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1962, Hotsaʼat sefarim ʻal-shem Y. L. Magnes, ha-Universiṭah ha-ʻIvrit
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Leviathan: or, The matter, forme and power of a commonwealth, ecclesiastical and civil.
1960, Blackwell
in English - Edited with an introd. by Michael Oakeshott.
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Leviathan
1955, Blackwell
in English
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Leviathan
June 1953, Peter Smith Pub Inc
Hardcover in English
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December 1, 1953, Dutton Adult
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1950, Dutton
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1914, Dent
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1914, Dent
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1914, J.M. Dent & sons, ltd., E.P. Dutton & co.
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1904, University Press
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1885, Routledge
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Work Description

Thomas Hobbes' Leviathan, from 1651, is one of the first and most influential arguments towards social contract. Written in the midst of the English Civil War, it concerns the structure of government and society and argues for strong central governance and the rule of an absolute sovereign as the way to avoid civil war and chaos.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 377-378) and index.

Series
Norton critical edition

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
320.1
Library of Congress
JC153 .H65 1996b

The Physical Object

Pagination
x, 381 p. ;
Number of pages
381

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL805464M
Internet Archive
leviathanauthori00hobb
ISBN 10
0393967980
LC Control Number
95042021
Library Thing
2114
Goodreads
251177

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