Materialism

In S. A. Lloyd (ed.), Bloomsbury Companion to Hobbes. Continuum (2013)

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This is a short (1,000 word) introduction to Hobbes's materialism, covering (briefly) such issues as what the relevant notion of materialism is, Hobbes's debate with Descartes, and what Hobbes's arguments for materialism were.

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