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- The sovereign state: Hobbes, leviathan: part 3 [Introduction to political philosophy]
- Smith, Steven B.
- Presents a class about Hobbesian terms. For Hobbes, "the sovereign" is an office rather than a person, and can be characterized by what we have come to associate with executive power and executive authority. Hobbes' theories of laws are also addressed and the distinction he makes between "just laws" and "good laws." The lecture ends with a discussion of Hobbes' ideas in the context of the modern state
- Educação Superior::Ciências Humanas::Filosofia
- Educação Superior::Ciências Humanas::Ciência Política
- Yale University, Open Yale Courses
- Educação Superior::Ciências Humanas::Ciência Política::Teoria Política
- Educação Superior::Ciências Humanas::Filosofia::Epistemologia
- Science policy
- To discuss about Hobbes ideas
- Duration: 44 min, 23 s. To hear this resource its necessary the instalation of Quick time. Available at: <http://www.apple.com/pt/quicktime/>
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