Thomas Hobbes, Leviathan, pgs. 173-199 in CHPT I (chpts 13-18)
Theory of peace
Human appetite is mechanical and resources are limited, so war is the natural result.
Even though people may differ in strengths, all people are naturally equal bc even the
John Locke, The Second Treatise of Government, pgs. 311-320 (chapters 1-3) and 331-348
(chapters 6 & 7)
Adam was NOT given absolute authority of the world, and so his children dont get that and
even if they did its impossible to identify them.
Four Roles of Political Philosophy by John Rawls
arising from divisive political conflict and the need to settle the problem of order
One task of political philosophyits practical role, let's sayis to focus on deeply disputed
The early Marx:
Human being as species being
Totality be concerned about the totality of humanity, the community total; sum total of
human experience, everything we do
Estrangement/alienation -(failure to understand totality, fails to understand what