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Hobbes on sovereignty and the unity of the state

Hobbes on sovereignty and the unity of the state
15 Devonshire Place, Room 200, Larkin Building
Time: Oct 19th, 12:00 pm End: Oct 19th, 2:00 pm
Interest Categories: Political Science, Philosophy (UTSC), Philosophy (UTM), Philosophy (FAS), Law, Faculty of , Ethics, 2000-
Talk by Laurens van Apeldoorn, Leiden University, The Netherlands

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Hobbes on sovereignty and the unity of the state


Laurens van Apeldoorn (Department of Philosophy, University College The Hague, Leiden University, The Netherlands) is Assistant Professor in Philosophy and Tutor at Leiden University College. He studied at the University of Amsterdam, the University of Edinburgh and London School of Economics before obtaining a DPhil degree in Political Theory at the University of Oxford (2011). His research interests include early modern political thought, in particular the philosophy of Thomas Hobbes, and contemporary political theory.

This event is free and open to all. Registration is not required. For further information, please contact the Centre for Ethics at 416 946-6288.



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