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Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679) was an English philosopher and a founder of modern political philosophy. Hobbes is best known for his 1651 book Leviathan, which established the social contract theory that has served as the foundation for much of later Western political philosophy. Hobbes also wrote works of history, general philosophy, jurisprudence, geometry, theology, and ethics.

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