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    Jürgen Overhoff (1997). The Lutheranism of Thomas Hobbes. History of Political Thought 18 (4):604-623.
    Since a comprehensive assessment of the ideological reasons, authenticity and role of Hobbes's explicit adherence to Luther's teachings is missing up to this day, the present essay attempts to address the important issue of Hobbes's Lutheranism afresh in three successive steps. First of all, it is necessary to make out at what particular time and under which specific circumstances Hobbes made the most substantial use of Luther's theology. Only if the historical context of Hobbes's most emphatic display of Lutheran doctrines (...)
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  2. Vanessa de Senarclens & Jürgen Overhoff, Werke des Philosophen von Sanssouci Œuvres du Philosophe de Sans-Souci.
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    Jürgen Overhoff (2000). Hobbes's Theory of the Will: Ideological Reasons and Historical Circumstances. Rowman & Littlefield.
    In Hobbes's Theory of the Will, Jurgen Overhoff reveals the religious, ethical, and political consequences of Thomas Hobbes's doctrine of volition.
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  4. Jurgen Overhoff (2000). Hobbes's Theory of Will: Ideological Reasons and Historical Circumstances. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.
    In Hobbes's Theory of the Will, Jurgen Overhoff reveals the religious, ethical, and political consequences of Thomas Hobbes's doctrine of volition. The author gracefully describes how Hobbes's thought was governed by assumptions based firmly in Galilean natural philosophy and orthodox Protestant theology. Overhoff also demonstrates how his subject used materialist eschatology and an absolutist political theory to resolve the social and ethical predicaments that coincided with these assumptions. Finally, Overhoff provides a chronological study of the numerous philosophical, theological, religious and (...)
     
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