Leviathan; Or, The Matter, Forme and Power of a Commonwealth, Ecclesiasticall and Civil

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Michael Oakeshott
Yale University Press, 1969 - Political science - 511 pages
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This book is sort of hard reading but is still worth the effort. It is written in old Englis which is appropiate for the time period. The subject matter covered is interestinng.Would be ideal reading for a high school senior class or a college lit. for a Read full review

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Many people when talking about philosophy pose the question, who is the most misunderstood philosopher in history? The most often heard candidate I hear is "Nietzsche." Though since Bertrand Russell's ... Read full review

Contents

CHAP XXVIII
CHAP XXIX
CHAP XXX
CHAP XXXIOf the KINGDOME OF GOD BY NATURE
OF A CHRISTIAN COMMONWEALTH
CHAP XXXIIIOf the Number Antiquity Scope Authority and Interpreters of the Books of Holy SCRIPTURE
CHAP XXXIVOf the Signification of SPIRIT ANGEL and INSPIRATIONin the Books of Holy Scripture
CHAP XXXVOf the Signification in Scripture of KINGDOME OF GOD OF HOLY SACRED AND SACRAMENT

CHAP VIIOf the Ends or Resolutions of DISCOURSE
CHAP VIIIOf the VERTUEScommonly called INTELLECTUALLand their contrary DEFECTS
CHAP IXOf the Severall SUBJECTSof KNOWLEDGE
CHAP XOf POWER WORTH DIGNITY HONOURand WORTHINESSE
CHAP XIOf the difference of MANNERS
CHAP XIIOf RELIGION
CHAP XIIIOf the NATURALL CONDITIONof Mankind as concerning their Felicity and Misery
CHAP XIVOf the first and second NATURALL LAWESand of CONTRACTS
CHAP XVOf other Lawes of Nature
CHAP XVIOf PERSONS AUTHORS and things Personated
OF COMMONWEALTH
CHAP XVIIIOf the RIGHTSof Soveraignes by Institution
CHAP XIXOf the severall Kinds of Commonwealthby Institution and of Succession tothe Soveraign Power
CHAP XXOf Dominion PATERNALL and DESPOTICALL
CHAP XXIOf the LIBERTYof Subjects
CHAP XXIIOf SYSTEMESSubject Politicall and Private
CHAP XXIIIOf the PUBLIQUE MINISTERSof Soveraign Power
CHAP XXIVOf the NUTRITION and PROCREATIONof a Commonwealth
CHAP XXVOfCOUNSELL
CHAP XXVIOfCIVILL LAWES
CHAP XXVIIOf CRIMES EXCUSESand EXTENUATIONS
CHAP XXXVIOf the WORD OF GOD and of PROPHETS
CHAP XXXVIIOf MIRACLES and their Use
CHAP XXXVIIIOf the Signification in Scripture of ETERNALL LIFE HELL SALVATION THE WORLD TO COME and REDEMPTION
CHAP XXXIXOf the signification in Scripture of the wordChurch
CHAP XLOf the RIGHTSof the Kingdome of God inAbraham Moses the High Priestsand the Kings of Judah
CHAP XLIOf the Office of our BLESSED SAVIOUR
CHAP XLIIOf Power Ecclesiasticall
CHAP XLIIIOf what is NECESSARYfor a Mans Reception into the Kingdome of Heaven
OF THE KINGDOME OF DARKNESSE
CHAP XLVOf DÆMONOLOGYand other Reliques of the Religion of the Gentiles
CHAP XLVIOf DARKNESSEfrom VAIN PHILOSOPHY and FABULOUS TRADITIONS
CHAP XLVIIOf the BENEFITthat proceedeth from such Darknesse and to whom it accreweth
A REVIEW and CONCLUSION
Essays
THE POLITICS OF IMPONDERABLE AND POTENTIALLY LETHAL JUDGMENT FOR MORTALS
HOBBESS CONSTITUTIONAL THEORY
THE RECEIVED HOBBES
RELIGION AND REPRESENTATION IN HOBBES
Index
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