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A Dialogue Between a Philosopher and a Student of the Common Laws of England

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A Dialogue Between a Philosopher and a Student of the Common Laws of England - Hobbes, Thomas, and Cropsey, Joseph (Editor)
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This little-known late writing of Hobbes reveals an unexplored dimension of his famous doctrine of sovereignty. The essay was first published posthumously in 1681, and from 1840 to 1971 only a generally unreliable edition has been in print. This edition provides the first dependable and easily accessible text of Hobbes's Dialogue. In the Dialogue, Hobbes sets forth his mature reflections of the relation between reason and law, reflections more liberal than those found in Leviathan and his other well-known writings. ...

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A Dialogue Between a Philosopher and a Student of the Common Laws of England 1997, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226345413

2nd edition

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A Dialogue Between a Philosopher and a Student of the Common Laws of England 1971, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226345406

Hardcover