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Leviathan, or, The matter, forme, and power of a common-wealth, ecclesiasticall and civill

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Title Leviathan, or, The matter, forme, and power of a common-wealth, ecclesiasticall and civill
Subject Political science; State, The
Creator Hobbes, Thomas, 1588-1679
Description Written during the English Civil War (1642-1651), Leviathan argues for a social contract and rule by an absolute sovereign. Hobbes wrote that civil war and the brute situation of a state of nature ("the war of all against all") could only be avoided by strong, undivided government.
Date 1651
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Rights Management https://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/
Holding Institution J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Scanning Technician Jaclyn Martin
Metadata Cataloger Jaclyn Martin; Ken Rockwell
Call Number JC153 .H65 1651a
ARK ark:/87278/s6z65ncz
Setname uum_rbc
Date Created 2019-12-10
Date Modified 2019-12-10
ID 1496769
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6z65ncz
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