Thomas Hobbes

BY: Keairiah Blount Period 2

Fast Facts

  • Born on April 5, 1588
  • Died on December 4, 1679
  • He was most know for his book Leviathan and his political views on society

Different Jobs

  1. Academic
  2. Philosopher
  3. Political Scientist
  4. Journalist
  5. Historian

Quote

  • " A man's conscience and his judgement is the same thing; and as judgement so also the conscience, may be erroneous "

Beliefs on Government

  • He thought that people being selfish creatures would do anything in their power to put themselves in a better position

An Opponent

  • That he thought that he was caught in a seris of conflicts
  • That he had an unacceptable proof of the squaring of circle
  • Etc.

Books/Proof

  • Leviathon
  • Behemoth
POLITICAL THEORY - Thomas Hobbes
What Does Thomas Hobbes Say? (The Fox Parody) - @TomRichey