The Social Contract Theorists: Critical Essays on Hobbes, Locke, and Rousseau

Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (1998)

This rich collection will introduce students of philosophy and politics to the contemporary critical literature on the classical social contract political thinkers Thomas Hobbes , John Locke , and Jean-Jacques Rousseau . A dozen essays and book excerpts have been selected to guide students through the texts and to introduce them to current scholarly controversies surrounding the contractarian political theories of these three thinkers
Keywords Hobbes, Thomas   Locke, John   Rousseau, Jean-Jacques   Social contract
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Reprint years 1999
ISBN(s) 0847689069 (hbk.)   9780847689071   9780847689064
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