The Political Philosophy of Hobbes: Its Basis and Its Genesis

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The Political Philosophy of Hobbes
Its Basis and Its Genesis

By Leo Strauss

Translated from the German Manuscript By Elsa M. Sinclair

THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO PRESS

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Foreword vii
  • Preface xi
  • Preface to the American Edition xix
  • Contents xxi
  • I - Introduction 1
  • II - The Moral Basis 6
  • III - Aristotelianism 30
  • IV - Aristocratic Virtue 44
  • V - The State and Religion 59
  • VI - History 79
  • VII - The New Morality 108
  • VIII - The New Political Science 129
  • Index 171
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