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A Set of New Interpretations in Political Thought

DOI: 10.4236/oalib.1103888, PP. 1-16

Subject Areas: Philosophy, Politics

Keywords: Epicurism, Stoicism, Grotius, Spinoza, Helvetius, Holbach, Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Rawls, and Dworkin

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One may approach the history of political thought through a variety of themes that various philosophers share but handle very differently. I wish here to capture a few trends in political thought by analysis of the following two long lived themes, namely: naturalism against moralism as well as determinism versus voluntarism.

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Lane, J. (2017). A Set of New Interpretations in Political Thought. Open Access Library Journal, 4, e3888. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/oalib.1103888.

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