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  • Die Entmachtung Gottes durch den Leviathanby Dietrich Schotte

    frommann-holzboog Verlag 2013; US$ 102.08

    Diese Monographie liefert die erste vollständige Rekonstruktion aller Theoriestücke, in denen Hobbes religiöse Überzeugungen und Praxisformen behandelt. Neben der Religionsphilosophie und der philosophischen Theologie wird auch die Offenbarungstheologie erstmals umfassend rekonstruiert. Die zentrale These lautet: Nach Hobbes bedürfen weder die Philosophie... more...

  • De Arcanis Rerumpublicarum libri sexby Arnold Clapmarius; Ursula Wehner; Ursula Wehner; Ursula Wehner

    frommann-holzboog Verlag 2013; US$ 128.67

    Arnold Clapmarius (1574?1604) war ab 1600 Professor für Geschichte und Politik an der Akademie und späteren Universität in Altdorf bei Nürnberg. Sein Hauptwerk ?De Arcanis Rerumpublicarum? ? keineswegs ein Handbuch clandestiner Politik, sondern eine frühaufklärerische Schrift über die Mechanismen der Politik monarchischer, aristokratischer und demokratischer... more...

  • Der souveräne Nationalstaatby Tobias Bevc; Matthias Oppermann

    Franz Steiner Verlag 2012; US$ 37.22

    <P>Raymond Aron (1905?1983) gehört unzweifelhaft zu den großen politischen Denkern des 20. Jahrhunderts. Als Professor für politische Soziologie an der Sorbonne hat er die Geschichte des 20. Jahrhunderts ebenso begleitet und kommentiert wie als Leitartikler für die Tageszeitung <EM>Le Figaro</EM> oder das Nachrichtenmagazin <EM>L'Express.</EM>... more...

  • Der geschlossne Handelsstaatby Johann G Fichte; Hans Hirsch; Hans Hirsch

    Felix Meiner Verlag 2013; US$ 34.03

    Mit dem Entwurf eines merkantilistischen, autarken und sozialen Ständestaates liefert Fichte eine der geschlossensten Konkretisierungen seiner rechtspolitischen Ideen, d.i. das erste Modell einer sozialistischen Planwirtschaft. Zugleich führt das Werk hin auf ein Kernproblem von Fichtes praktischer Philosophie: Wie läßt sich die freie Selbsttätigkeit... more...

  • Religion, Politics and Thomas Hobbesby George Wright

    Springer 2006; US$ 269.00

    Aims to develop insight into the relation, which Hobbes describes between his theory of government and the three-part division he draws with respect to religion. According to the author, Hobbes falters in carrying out his politico/theological project, and his attempt to describe the relationship of religion and politics, church and state. more...

  • The Princeby Niccolo Machiavelli; W. K. Marriott

    The Floating Press 1908; US$ 4.50

    Il Principe ( The Prince ) is the famous text by Florentine public servant Niccolo Machiavelli, in which he outlines the best strategy by which a prince can acquire, maintain and protect his state. Published posthumously, the text departs from his previous works, but is that for which he is remembered, and which has produced the adjective "Machiavellian".... more...

  • Leviathanby MobileReference 2008; US$ 3.99

    This is an electronic edition of the complete collection complemented by author biography. ******************. Leviathan, or The Matter, Forme and Power of a Common Wealth Ecclesiasticall and Civil, commonly called Leviathan, is a book written by Thomas Hobbes which was published in 1651. It is titled after the biblical Leviathan. The book concerns... more...

  • A Discourse Upon the Origin and the Foundation of the Inequality Among Mankindby MobileReference 2008; US$ 3.99

    This is an electronic edition of the complete book complemented by author biography. This booktable of contents linked to every part. ******************. Discourse on the Origin and Basis of Inequality Among Men (Discours sur l''origine et les fondements de l''inégalité parmi les hommes) is a book by the philosopher Jean-Jacques Rousseau.... more...

  • War, Domination, and the Monarchy of Franceby Rebecca Ard Boone

    BRILL 2007; US$ 132.00

    Claude de Seyssel's important political treatise, The Monarchy of France (1515) illuminates the link between warfare, the state, and the social order in the Renaissance. In his effort to describe a state capable of conquest and expansion, Seyssel envisioned a different social and political order with radical implications for the French monarchy. more...

  • Lucid Mind, Intrepid Spiritby Lauren K. Hall; Paul Seaton; Peter A. Lawler; Carl Eric Scott

    Lexington Books 2012; US$ 69.99

    This volume of essays explores the bases and significant aspects of the thought of the contemporary French philosopher, Chantal Delsol. It ranges from studies of her philosophical anthropology to her critique of international law, as well as on her thinking about the human person. An essay on the family enriches and illustrates the latter. A penetrating... more...