Please write a 1-2 page essay answering all parts of the following question. Feel free to use material and ideas from throughout Chapter 8. However, if you choose to use any direct quotes from the chapter then please remember to properly cite that material using MLA format.
According to Thomas Hobbes, all individuals are self-interested and competitive. Given this assessment of human nature, what does Hobbes think a state without government, or a state of nature, would be like? How can we get out of this state of nature according to Hobbes? Do you think that Hobbes is correct in his account of the origins of government? Textbook- Philosophy a text with reading. Thirteenth edition. Manuel Velasquez. Chapter 8.