Samuel Pufendorf

Samuel Pufendorf In existographies, Samuel Pufendorf (1632-1694) (IQ:#|#) (Cattell 1000:570) (CR:3) German jurist, political philosopher, economist and historian; noted for []

Overview
Pufendorf is noted for his revisions of the natural law theories of Thomas Hobbes and Hugo Grotius; generally being part of the movement or switch from the "divine right of kings to rule" to "rule by natural law". He also had to had to defend himself against charges, by the church, of heresy.

Influenced
Pufendorf influenced: Christian Thomasius, Jean Rousseau, Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and Thomas Jefferson.

External links
‚óŹ Samuel von Pufendorf – Wikipedia.

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