Anatomy of Failure: Philosophy and Political Action

Bloomsbury Academic (2013)
Thrasymachus versus Socrates on philosophy and political action -- 1647: the history of the leveller-agitators and the new model army -- Hobbes' and Locke's metaphysics: substances no longer act, institutions act -- Hobbes and Locke on religious conflict: when institutions act, subjects act -- Hobbes and Locke on politics: sovereign action and contractual action -- Unveiling the forgotten model: the leveller-agitators on joint action.
Keywords Political science Philosophy
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Call number JA71.F46 2013
ISBN(s) 9781441158642   1441158642
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