Hobbies and Hale on law, legislation and the Soverign

  title={Hobbies and Hale on law, legislation and the Soverign},
  author={David E. C. Yale},
  journal={The Cambridge Law Journal},
  pages={121 - 156}
  • D. Yale
  • Published 1 April 1972
  • Law, Art
  • The Cambridge Law Journal
Many years after launching Leviathan and towards the end of his life Thomas Hobbes composed A Dialogue between a Philosopher and a Student of the Common Laws of England in which he set out his final thoughts on fundamental matters of law, legislation and sovereignty. This work was published for the first time in 1681, two years after the author's death, and though it represents Hobbes's final thoughts on these questions it has received but slight study compared with his other works. Leviathan… 
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