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State of nature or Eden?
Helen Thornton

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State of nature or Eden?
Thomas Hobbes and his contemporaries on the natural condition of human beings
Helen Thornton

Published 2005 by University of Rochester Press in Rochester, NY .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

State of nature or Eden?
Hobbes' state of nature as an account of the fall?
Hobbes' own belief or unbelief
The contemporary reaction to Leviathan
Hobbes and commentaries on Genesis
A note on method and chapter order
Good and evil
Hobbes on good and evil
The 'seditious doctrines' of the schoolmen
The contemporary reaction
The scriptural account
The state of nature as an account of the fall?
Equality and unsociability
Hobbes and natural equality
The contemporary reaction
The scriptural account
Hobbes on natural unsociability
The contemporary reaction
The scriptural account
State of nature as Eden?
The war of all against all
Hobbes' war of all against all
The contemporary reaction
The scriptural account
State of nature as fallen condition?
The right and law of nature
Hobbes and natural right
The contemporary reaction
Hobbes and natural law
The contemporary reaction
The scriptural account
Hobbes as reformed theologian?
The creation of society
Hobbes on the escape from the state of nature
The contemporary reaction : Hobbes versus divine right
The scriptural account of Cain building a city
Hobbes on the creation of the commonwealth
The contemporary reaction : Hobbes versus the patriarchalists
The scriptural account of the relationship between Adam and Eve
State of nature as Eden, the process of the fall, and the fallen condition?
Conclusion
Reading Hobbes' state of nature
Anti-aristotelianism
Hobbes' Protestantism

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [178]-240) and index

Series
Rochester studies in philosophy

Classifications

Library of Congress
JC153.H659 T52 2005

The Physical Object

Pagination
251 p. ;
Number of pages
251

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL17147402M
Internet Archive
statenatureorede00thor
ISBN 10
1580461964
LC Control Number
2004020274
Goodreads
723989

History

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