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Bernard de Mandeville: Free Thoughts on Religion, the Church, and National Happiness

1970
468 p., 14,4 x 19,1 cm.
Cloth-bound
English
ISBN 978-3-7728-0214-0
Available
Single price:
€ 52.–

London 1729. Reprint.

It was in part due to Mandeville (1670–1733) that fundamental prerequisites of Hobbes‘s political philosophy achieved a breakthrough. He gave priority to the social function of egotism, thus linking the foundations of morality to factors of social and political reality.

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