Hobbes Studies 35 (1):90-96 (2022)

Abstract
There are eleven known manuscripts of Hobbes’s Elements of Law. As they divide on textual grounds into two groups, they are effectively two separate editions, employing two different texts. While two of the manuscripts apparently were Hobbes’s working copies, it also seems clear that he never definitively established the text of the Elements. There are reasons for thinking it unlikely that, as has been suggested, Hobbes intended the work to influence debate in the Short Parliament. More likely, he hoped his patron, Newcastle, would transmit his principles to the monarch and his chief advisors.
Keywords No keywords specified (fix it)
Categories (categorize this paper)
DOI 10.1163/18750257-bja10045
Options
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Request removal from index
Revision history

Download options

PhilArchive copy


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 70,307
External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library

References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles

Composition of Hobbess Elements of Law, The.Deborah Baumgold - 2004 - History of Political Thought 25 (1):16-43.
Pseudo-Aristides, EiΣ BaΣIΛea.Stephen A. Stertz - 1979 - Classical Quarterly 29 (1):172-197.
Pseudo-Aristides, EiΣ BaΣIΛea.Stephen A. Stertz - 1979 - Classical Quarterly 29 (01):172-.
The Manuscripts of Emil L. Post.I. Grattan-Guinness - 1990 - History and Philosophy of Logic 11 (1):77-83.
Gnomologium Vatopedianum: The Euripidean Section1.G. Longman - 1959 - Classical Quarterly 9 (3-4):129-141.
Gnomologium Vatopedianum: The Euripidean Section.G. A. Longman - 1959 - Classical Quarterly 9 (3-4):129-.
Bunga Rampai Suntingan Naskah Klasik Keagamaan.Harapandi Dahri & Muhamad Rosadi (eds.) - 2010 - Kementerian Agama Ri, Balai Penelitian Pengembangan Agama Jakarta.

Analytics

Added to PP index
2022-04-22

Total views
3 ( #1,358,478 of 2,507,867 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
3 ( #208,911 of 2,507,867 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads

My notes