Men and States

Rethinking the Domestic Analogy in a Global Age

  • Chiara¬†Bottici

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Chiara Bottici
    Pages 1-10
  3. Chiara Bottici
    Pages 11-36
  4. Chiara Bottici
    Pages 81-132
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 142-174

About this book


Can we rule states through the same means that have been used to rule individuals? Men and States tackles this issue by analyzing the presuppositions of the domestic analogy and provides the tools to assess its validity in different contexts and theories.


feminism Institution political thought postmodernism Thomas Hobbes

Authors and affiliations

  • Chiara¬†Bottici
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhilosophyUniversity of FlorenceItaly

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