Category Archives: Perry Anderson

Second State of Nature

[Carl Schmitt’s] own positive doctrine became a neo-Hobbesian theory of politics.  Its critical twist was to project the state of nature depicted in Leviathan, the war of all against all in which individual agents are pitted against each other, onto the

Second State of Nature

[Carl Schmitt’s] own positive doctrine became a neo-Hobbesian theory of politics.  Its critical twist was to project the state of nature depicted in Leviathan, the war of all against all in which individual agents are pitted against each other, onto the