keep in the back of my mind, Hobbes view that He that is to govern a whole Nation, must read in himself, not this, or that particular man;. According to Hobbes, man is a creation of God not dissimilar to that of man manufacturing watches. Without speech Hobbes tell us there would be Neither Commonwealth, nor Society, nor Contract, nor peace, no more than amongst Lyons, Bears, and Wolves (100). Based on these considerations, Hobbes reaches the point of greatest question, how to set up the commonwealth. Hobbes explains this state of nature as a state of perpetual war, where quarrels are started based on three principal causes; competition, diffidence, and glory. We just need to get Jennifer in the right frame of mind and ask her the proper questions. To be perceived by the public as a social problem, a condition must be seen as insufferable and extreme. The nature of man though, is not comprised solely of war. You know I still think they might not be in the right frame of mind to hear. To understand how this filtering process works, it is necessary to recognize who actually has control of what issues are presented in the mass media and what issues are omitted.
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The same holds true for one mans wanting anothers status, possessions, belongings, etc. Feedback, both direct and indirect, can also bring a problem into focus. What is the nature of man? This is precisely what the powers to be need in order to protect their interests. Many laws of nature are self-evident through reason. These stories of individual deviance are the ones that make the front page and the evening news.