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Title The Causes of quarrel : essays on peace, war, and Thomas Hobbes / edited by Peter Caws
Published Boston : Beacon Press, [1989]


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Description 224 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction : philosophy and politics / Peter Caws -- Hobbes and the assumption of power / R. Paul Churchill -- War, competition, and religion : Hobbes and the American founding / Charles L. Griswold, Jr. -- Authority and sovereignty / Rex Martin -- Culture in conflict / Anthony de Reuck -- Hobbes and international relations : the war of all against all / Daniel M. Farrell -- Hobbesian reflections on glory as a cause of conflict / Jean Hampton -- Mutually acceptable glory : rating among nations in Hobbes / William Sacksteder -- Glory, respect, and violent conflict / Andrew Altman -- The viability of nonviolence in collective life / Margaret Chatterjee -- Reflections on Hobbes : anarchy and human nature / Charles Landesman
Two types of philosophical approach to the problem of war and peace / Peter Henrici -- The light at the end of the tunnel and the light in which we may walk : two concepts of peace / Gray Cox -- On the causes of quarrel : postures of war and possibliities of peace / Peter Caws -- A positive concept of peace / Steven Lee
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 193-211
Subject Hobbes, Thomas, 1588-1679.
Concepts of peace and war
Peace (Philosophy) -- History -- 17th century.
Philosophical anthropology -- History -- 17th century.
Theological anthropology.
War (Philosophy) -- History -- 17th century.
Author Caws, Peter.
LC no. 89042592
ISBN 0807014109