Legal governance in the theory of T.Hobbes.

Севрюков, Денис Георгійович (2017) Legal governance in the theory of T.Hobbes. Право України (2). pp. 178-184.


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The article is dedicated to the legal aspects of the political theory of Thomas Hobbes. The exercise of law to explain and to legitimate the sovereign power conception, it’s nature and ultimate goals of the state were analyzed. It is stated that in the Hobbes state construction law is fundamental. His conception of rule of law includes the formal and substantive aspects. Formal legality, standards of justice underpin the state organization. Legal resources but not legitimate arbitrariness ensure sustainability and stability of supreme power.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: sovereignty; law; legislation; justice; natural law; rule of law.
Subjects: Статті у наукометричних базах > Index Copernicus
Articles in journals > Фахові (входять до переліку фахових, затверджений МОН)
Divisions: Факультети > Факультет права та міжнародних відносин > Кафедра публічного та приватного права
Depositing User: Професор Денис Георгійович Севрюков
Date Deposited: 10 Nov 2017 08:06
Last Modified: 10 Nov 2017 08:06

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