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Political treatise

Author: Benedictus de Spinoza; Samuel Shirley; Steven Barbone; Lee Rice
Publisher: Indianapolis : Hackett Pub., ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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"The Political Treatise, Spinoza's final work, is a largely theoretical inquiry into the fundamental principles of political philosophy. This edition offers an exceptional translation by Samuel Shirley and a prefatory essay by Douglas Den Uyl that discusses why the Political Treatise deserves the attention of contemporary scholars. Steven Barbone and Lee Rice provide ample notes, a substantial bibliography, complete  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benedictus de Spinoza; Samuel Shirley; Steven Barbone; Lee Rice
ISBN: 0872205452 9780872205451 0872205444 9780872205444
OCLC Number: 44075961
Language Note: Translation of: Tractatus politicus.
Description: xvi, 193 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: 1. Tractatus Politicus 1 --
2. Evolution of Spinoza's Political Thought 4 --
3. Spinoza and Contract Theory 9 --
4. Power and Right 15 --
5. "Evolution/Revolution" Question 24 --
6. Missing Chapters: Conjectures 24 --
7. Importance of the Political Treatise 28 --
Political Treatise 31 --
2. [Natural Right] 37 --
3. [Sovereign Powers] 48 --
4. [Rights of Sovereign Powers] 57 --
5. [The Highest Aim of Society] 61 --
6. [Monarchy: Its Nature] 64 --
7. [Monarchy: Its Organization] 76 --
8. [Aristocracy: The First Model] 95 --
9. [Aristocracy: The Second Model] 120 --
10. [Aristocracy: Its Organization] 128 --
11. [Democracy: Its Nature (unfinished)] 135.
Other Titles: Tractatus politicus.
Responsibility: Spinoza ; translated by Samuel Shirley ; introduction and notes by Steven Barbone and Lee Rice.

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