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Author: Samuel Pufendorf,James Tully,Michael Silverthorne
ISBN: 0521351952
Subcategory: Politics & Government
Pages 248 pages
Publisher Cambridge University Press (July 26, 1991)
Language English
Category: Politics
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eBook Pufendorf: On the Duty of Man and Citizen according to Natural Law (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought) download

by Samuel Pufendorf,James Tully,Michael Silverthorne


Author: Samuel Freiherr von Pufendorf,James Tully,Michael Silverthorne.

Author: Samuel Freiherr von Pufendorf,James Tully,Michael Silverthorne. Publisher: Cambridge University Press. DOWNLOAD NOW . On the Duty of Man and Citizen (1673) is Pufendorf's succinct and condensed presentation of the natural law political theory he developed in his monumental classic On the Law of Nature and Nations (1672). His theory was the most influential natural law philosophy of the seventeenth- and. He advanced a compelling reply to Grotius and Hobbes, and in doing so, set the intellectual problems for theorists such as Locke, Hutcheson, Hume, Rousseau, and Smith.

On the Duty of Man and Citizen According. Cambridge texts in the history of political thought) I. Tide 11. Tully, James. p. c. (Cambridge texts in the history of political. thought) Translation of: De officio hominis et civis. Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

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James Tully's introduction sets the text in its seventeenth-century context, summarises the main arguments, surveys recent literature on Pufendorf, and shows how Pufendorf transformed natural law theory into an independent discipline of juristic political philosophy which dominated reflection on politics until Kant. Book summary views reflect the number of visits to the book and chapter landing pages. Views captured on Cambridge Core between This data will be updated every 24 hours.

James Tully's introduction sets the text in its seventeenth-century context, summarises the main arguments, surveys recent literature on Pufendorf, and shows how Pufendorf transformed natural law theory into an independent.

James Tully's introduction sets the text in its seventeenth-century context, summarises the main arguments, surveys recent literature on Pufendorf, and shows how Pufendorf transformed natural law theory into an independent discipline of juristic political philosophy which dominated reflection on politics until Kant.

Samuel Pufendorf is one of the most important moral and political philosophers of the seventeenth century. This abridgement of his monumental On the Law of Nature and of Nations has served as a basic text in European universities throughout the enlightenment. Series: Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought. Explanation: Pufendorf creates an abridged but complete system of his natural law 'juristic' philosophy. People who are interested in Thomas Hobbes, Hugo Grotius, and John Locke will find Pufendorf especially interesting.

to Natural Law (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought) by Samuel Pufendorf (1991). His name was just Samuel Pufendorf until he was ennobled in 1684; he was made a Freiherr (baron) a few months before his death in 1694

Pufendorf: On the Duty of Man and Citizen according to Natural Law (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought) by Samuel Pufendorf (1991). His name was just Samuel Pufendorf until he was ennobled in 1684; he was made a Freiherr (baron) a few months before his death in 1694.

Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought. James Tully's introduction sets the text in its seventeenth-century context, summarises the main arguments, surveys recent literature on Pufendorf, and shows how Pufendorf transformed natural law theory into an independent discipline of juristic political philosophy which dominated reflection on politics until Kant. Pufendorf: On the Duty of Man and Citizen according to Natural Law (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought).

Samuel Pufendorf is one of the most important moral and political philosophers of the seventeenth century. His theory, which builds on Grotius and Hobbes, was immediately recognized as a classic and taken up by writers as diverse as Locke, Hume, Rousseau, and Smith. Over the past twenty years there has been a renaissance of Pufendorf scholarship. On the Duty of Man and Citizen is Pufendorf's own epitome of his monumental On the Law of Nature and of Nations, and it served as a basic text in European universities throughout the Enlightenment. This edition has a lucid and historically sensitive translation by Michael Silverthorne, the first since the early twentieth century. James Tully's introduction sets the text in its context, summarizes the main arguments, surveys recent literature on Pufendorf, and shows how Pufendorf transformed natural law theory into an independent discipline of juristic political philosophy that dominated reflection on politics until Kant.