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The pure state of nature or "the natural condition of ... no natural inequalities are so great as to give anyone a "claim" to an ...

SparkNotes: Leviathan: Review Quiz

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What innate human faculty makes natural man want to escape the state of nature ? ... Why does Hobbes claim that all men in the state of nature are equal?

What is "the State of Nature", according to Thomas Hobbes? Explain ...

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Apr 23, 2009 ... Now, Hobbes never claims that the state of nature actually existed; it is a hypothetical situation. The basic motivation for entering a State is ...

modernpoliticalthought - State of Nature

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Hobbes' Politics

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Hobbes believed that self-preservation was everyone's fundamental natural instinct. ... However, until civil society was created the state of nature was a state of war: ..... to use religion against the claims of government therefore had to be false.

Phil 2, Writing Workshop Exercises Below are three papers on the ...

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Sep 28, 2007 ... Hobbes claims that all men are by nature equal. What role does this claim play in. Hobbes's argument that the state of nature is a state of war?

The State of Nature: Thomas Hobbes and Jean Jacques Rousseau ...

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For this reason, I can claim that Hobbes has a more feasible theory of man's natural state as regards the formation of political societies and legitimacy of social ...

State of Nature Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com ...

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During the late medieval and early modern periods, claims according to which political ... Although Hobbes employed the device of the state of nature for largely  ...

Hobbes's Doctrine of the State of Nature - jstor

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of Mankind " is found Hobbes' doctrine of the state olf nature as it is generally ... so nearly equal that one cannot claim for himself any benefit to whil'h another ...

Hobbes' "Leviathan" and Views on the Origins of Civil Government ...

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The state of nature is so bleak, Hobbes believes, that men will willingly cede their right of .... [1] He also claims that one can define the state as being a human.

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Hobbes, Thomas: Moral and Political Philosophy | Internet ...

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He claims that the only authority that naturally exists ... But the real point for Hobbes is that a state of nature ...

Hobbes's Moral and Political Philosophy (Stanford Encyclopedia of ...

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This claim has made Hobbes the ... Hobbes asserts that the state of nature will be easily recognized ...

what role does the state of nature play in hobbes' political theory

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Hobbes' state of nature, therefore, is one that is as equally pessimistic as his view ... characterisation of the state of nature is completely fundamental to the claim ...