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Reason and rhetoric in the philosophy of Hobbes

Author: Quentin Skinner
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a new interpretation of Hobbes, one of the most difficult and challenging of political philosophers. Using the full range of manuscript as well as printed sources, it documents a new view of Hobbes's intellectual development.
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Named Person: Thomas Hobbes; Thomas Hobbes; Thomas Hobbes; Thomas Hobbes
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Quentin Skinner
ISBN: 0521554365 9780521554367 0521596459 9780521596459
OCLC Number: 32545100
Description: xvi, 477 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. The Study of Rhetoric --
2. The Politics of Eloquence --
3. The Means of Persuasion --
4. The Techniques of Redescription --
5. The Uses of Imagery --
6. Hobbes's Early Humanism --
7. Hobbes's Rejection of Eloquence --
8. Hobbes's Science of Politics --
9. Hobbes's Reconsideration of Eloquence --
10. Hobbes's Practice of Rhetoric --
Conclusion: Why did Hobbes change his mind?
Responsibility: Quentin Skinner.
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