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Read online The Basic Political Writings.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Basic Political Writings The basic political writings of Rousseau including .

Discourse on the Sciences and the Arts Discourse on the Origin of Inequality Discourse on Political Economy On the Social Contract .

The publication of these excellent translations is a happy occasion for teachers of courses in political philosophy and the history of political theory Raymon M Lemos i Teaching Philosophy i .

The single most comprehensive reliable and economical collection ofRousseaus explicitly political writings Michael Franz Loyola College by Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Donald A. Cress, Peter Gray

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The Basic Political Writings
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An elegant translation of one of the most popular novels of its time br br Rousseau s great epistolary novel Julie or the New Heloise has been virtually unavailable in English since In it Rousseau reconceptualized the relationship of the individual to the collective and articulated a new moral paradigm The story follows the fates and smoldering passions of Julie d Etange and St Preux a one time lover who re enters Julie s life at the invitation of her unsuspecting husband M de Wolmar br br The complex tones of this work made it a commercial success and a continental sensation when it first appeared in and its embodiment of Rousseau s system of thought in which feelings and intellect are intertwined redefined the function and form of fiction for decades As the characters negotiate a complex maze of passion and virtue their purity of soul and honest morality reveal as Rousseau writes in his preface the subtleties of heart of which this work is full br br A comprehensive introduction and careful annotations make this novel accessible to contemporary readers both as an embodiment of Rousseau s philosophy and as a portrayal of the tension and power inherent in domestic life, b br br br br br br a target blank href http www shared com office jtY XYbE html rel nofollow http www shared com office jtY XYb a b, i The Confessions i is Jean Jacques Rousseau s autobiography Covering his first years up to it was completed in but unpublished until four years after his death even though he read excerpts of the manuscript publicly at various times br br i The Confessions i were two distinct works of six books apiece Books I VI were written between amp amp published in books VII XII were written in amp published in Rousseau alludes to a third part but it wasn t completed Though the book is flawed dates are frequently off some events out of order he provides an account of the experiences shaping his influential philosophy For instance the parts of his own education he liked best are clearly present in his account of ideal education Emile or On Education br br Rousseau s work is notable as one of the first major autobiographies Prior to his i Confessions i the two great autobiographies were Augustine s amp St Teresa s Both of these works focused on religious experiences i The Confessions i was one of the first autobiographies in which someone wrote of his own life mainly in terms of his worldly experiences amp feelings, If humans are benevolent by nature how do societies become corrupt And how do governments founded upon the defense of individual rights degenerate into tyranny These are the questions addressed by Jean Jacques Rousseau s i Discourse on the Origin of Inequality i a strikingly original inquiry into much explored issues of th century and subsequent philosophy human nature and the best form of government br br Rousseau takes an innovative approach by introducing a hypothetical history that presents a theoretical view of people in a pre social condition and the ensuing effects of civilization In his sweeping account of humanity s social and political development the author develops a theory of human evolution that prefigures Darwinian thought and encompasses aspects of ethics sociology and epistemology He concludes that people are inevitably corrupt as a result of both natural or physical inequalities and moral or political inequalities br br One of the most influential works of the Enlightenment the i Discourse on the Origin of Inequality i offers a thought provoking account of society s origins and a keen criticism of unequal modern political institutions