Spinoza paragraph: “For whether a man is urged by love or driven by a fear of th

Spinoza paragraph: “For whether a man is urged by love or driven by a fear of threatened evil, since in both cases his action always proceeds from his own intention and decision, either there can be no such thing as sovereignty and right over subjects or else it must include all the means that contribute to men’s willingness to obey. whenever a subject acts in accordance with the commands of the sovereign power, whether he is motivated by love, or fear, or (and this is more frequently the case) a mixture of hope and fear, or by reverence—which is an emotion compounded of fear and awe—or whatever be his motive, he acts from his ruler’s right, not from his own.” Theological Political Treatise pg. 186
Answer the following questions about the paragraph: How is the paragraphy constructed, what do the different sentences do? How do they offer evidence? How do they develop conclusions from evidence? How does it function within the argument of the text in question? How does it construct a theoretical category, in other words, a statement that does not refer to an object a thing in the world, but constructs its object. What does this category make it possible to think? How does it act on other concepts (in other words, how might Spinoza or Rousseau be referring to Hobbes).
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