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Hobbes and Bramhall [electronic resource] : on liberty and necessity / edited by Vere Chappell.

Contributor(s): Hobbes, Thomas, 1588-1679 | Bramhall, John, 1594-1663 | Chappell, V. C. (Vere Claiborne), 1930-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Cambridge texts in the history of philosophy: Publisher: Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c1999Description: 1 online resource (xxxiv, 104 p.).ISBN: 0511009860 (electronic bk.); 9780511009860 (electronic bk.); 9780521593434 (hbk.); 0521593433 (hbk.); 9781139164207 (electronic bk.); 1139164201 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Free will and determinism | Hobbes, Thomas, 1588-1679 -- Contributions in concept of free will and determinism | Bramhall, John, 1594-1663 -- Contributions in concept of free will and eterminism | Bramhall, John, 1594-1663 -- Contributions in concept of free will and determinism | PHILOSOPHY -- Free Will & Determinism | Vrije wil | Determinisme | Bramhall, John | Hobbes, Thomas | WillensfreiheitGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Hobbes and Bramhall.DDC classification: 123/.5 Other classification: 08.24 | 5,1 | CF 4517 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Bramhall's discourse of liberty and necessity -- Hobbes's treatise Of liberty and necessity -- Selections from Bramhall, A defence of true liberty -- Selections from Hobbes, The questions concerning liberty, necessity, and chance -- Selections from other works of Hobbes. The elements of law ; Leviathan ; De corpore ; De homine.
Summary: Seeking to answer the question of whether humans act freely and what freedom means, this text presents the 17th century debate between Hobbes and Bramhall. It also includes an historical and philosophical introduction explaining why the debate took place.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Bramhall's discourse of liberty and necessity -- Hobbes's treatise Of liberty and necessity -- Selections from Bramhall, A defence of true liberty -- Selections from Hobbes, The questions concerning liberty, necessity, and chance -- Selections from other works of Hobbes. The elements of law ; Leviathan ; De corpore ; De homine.

Seeking to answer the question of whether humans act freely and what freedom means, this text presents the 17th century debate between Hobbes and Bramhall. It also includes an historical and philosophical introduction explaining why the debate took place.

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