Tuan Anh VS Gisselle Chirinos
2/ Hobbes viewed government primarily as a device for ensuring collective security.
3/ One controversy has dominated interpretations of Hobbes.
4/He is infamous for having used the social contract method to arrive at the astonishing conclusion that we ought to submit to the authority of an absolute undivided and unlimited sovereign power.
2/3 In 1631, while again tutoring a young Cavendish, Hobbes' philosophy began to take form, and his Short Tract on First Principles appeared.
3/3 In the writings of Thomas Hobbes, the great 17th-century political theorist, we find a keen analysis of the danger ISIS poses to civilized life in the 21st century.