A new article in History of Political Thought where Rebecca Ploof demonstrates that Hobbes’s formulation of sovereignty depends on a metaphorical conceptualization of language and lies in the paradox between a healthy dose of pride in humanity’s creative ingenuity and the demand for modest acknowledgement of human limitation.
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About Publication Officer
Alexandra Chadwick and Signy Gunick Allen, PhD students at Queen Mary, University of London, are publication officers of the European Hobbes Society.
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A new article by Stathis Psillos and Eirini Goudarouli on the Laws of Nature.
A new article by Adam Lindsay on the Fiction of constituent Power.
A new article about Hobbes’s legal thought by Rafaela Santi.
A new issue of Hobbes Studies is now available, containing articles by Ismael del Olmo, Caleb R. Miller, Elad Carmel and Evan Oxman.
Registration is now open for this workshop on Hobbes and Gender, to be held at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg on 22 and 23 November.
New article on the Hobbes-Wallis Dispute
Reading Hobbes in light of both the history of ethics and the conceptual apparatus developed in recent work on normativity, this book challenges received interpretations of Hobbes and his historical significance.
This new book from Devin Stauffer focuses on Hobbes’s critique of the classical tradition of political philosophy.
Papers are invited for a workshop on ‘Hobbes and Gender’ to be held at the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany on 22 and 23 November 2018. Contributions will be considered for a special issue of Hobbes Studies.
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