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Hobbes, the Scriblerians and the History of Philosophy

1st Edition

By Conal Condren

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240 pages

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Satire was core to the work of Thomas Hobbes although his critics also used it as a weapon to ridicule him. Condren uses Hobbes as an example to demonstrate that an examination of the persona is needed to advance our understanding of a writer's philosophy.

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PHI019000
PHILOSOPHY / Political