This page lists events and conferences on Thomas Hobbes organised by the European Hobbes Society and others.

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Event Information:

  • Wed

    Mini-workshop on the Philosophy of Thomas Hobbes

    University of Amsterdam, Roeterseilandcampus B1.02


    Wednesday 20 November 2019

    13:00-14:15 Johan Olsthoorn (Amsterdam) – ‘Hobbes on the Rights of War’
    14:20-15:35 Alexandra Chadwick (Groningen) – ‘Hobbes on the Nature of Man and the Nature of Politics’
    15:40-16:55 Alan Nelson (UNC, Chapel Hill) – ‘Leviathan as Science and Why That Matters’

    Organized by: Challenges to Democratic Representation (UvA); Amsterdam Centre for Political Thought; European Hobbes Society

    For more information, please contact Eric Schliesser (