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Hobbes on Legal Authority and Political Obligation

Authors: Venezia, Luciano

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Hobbes on Legal Authority and Political Obligation develops a new interpretation of Hobbes's theory of political obligation. According to the account developed in the book, the directives issued by the sovereign as introducing authoritative requirements, so that subjects are morally obligated to obey them.

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Luciano Venezia is Assistant Research Fellow at the National Scientific and Technical Research Council and Instructor at the National University of Quilmes, Argentina. He has a MA from the University of Arizona and a PhD from the University of Buenos Aires and the School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences in Paris. He specializes in political and legal philosophy as well as the history of political thought.

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eBook 71,39 €
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Hardcover 88,39 €
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-49024-7
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Hobbes on Legal Authority and Political Obligation
Authors
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-49025-4
DOI
10.1057/9781137490254
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-49024-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 161
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