Hobbes, Thomas (1588–1679)

THOMAS HOBBES IS best known for his famous book Leviathan, which was published in 1651. Influenced by the scientific discoveries of his time and by his readings of philosophers, he became the first philosopher who tried to modernize political thought and, ...

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