About Thomas Hobbes

Thomas Hobbes
Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury, in some older texts Thomas Hobbs of Malmsbury, was an English philosopher, best known today for his work on political philosophy. His 1651 book 'Leviathan' established social contract theory, the foundation of most later Western political philosophy. Wikipedia
April 5, 1588, Malmesbury, Wiltshire, England
December 4, 1679, Derbyshire, England

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