Gleaning the social contract theory from African communitarian philosophy

@article{Chemhuru2017GleaningTS,
  title={Gleaning the social contract theory from African communitarian philosophy},
  author={Munamato Chemhuru},
  journal={South African Journal of Philosophy},
  year={2017},
  volume={36},
  pages={505 - 515}
}
The social contract is one of the most influential political theories in Western philosophy. Although the social contract theory is mainly associated with a number of thinkers in the broad history of social and political philosophy, I am particularly focused on the social contract theory proffered by two British philosophers, Thomas Hobbes and John Locke. While the social contract theory has mainly been influenced by these British philosophers, little has been done in terms of appraising its… Expand
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