Political Philosophy

Hobbes’s Social Bargain

Hobbes’s philosophy of government was a draconian social bargain to protect the peace.

Thomas Hobbes

Thomas Hobbes (1588–1679) was an English philosopher who, like all good philosophers, sought to identify the fundamental principles on which to build a better society. Hobbes thought that one of those fundamental…




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