Leviathan by Hobbes
Prompt Ques : CHOOSE ONE
-What is liberty according to Hobbes? How does this conception affect his political theory?
– Explain and assess Hobbes’s view of mixed government.
-Assess Hobbes’s argument that no law is unjust.
-Is Hobbes’s God politically important?
-Explore Hobbes’s analysis of prophecy OR miracles OR hell. Is the analysis politically relevant?
-MAKE A CLEAR THESIS STATEMENT
-NEED ARGUMENTS THAT SUPPORTS THE STATEMENTS with the -TEXTUAL EVIDENCE
-Consider the Counter-argument
-Refute the Counter-argument
All of the evidence should be cited from the book, Leviathan, not the other source. Can use the quotation from the book..(need citation for it)
the argument is clear and consistnent
the body and content of the paper effectively support thesis
the paper offers a plausible reading of the text
the paper pays attention to counter-claims or other possible readings of the text
the argument is anchored in textual support