Basic Political Writings: "Discourse on the Sciences and the Arts", "Discourse on the Origins of Inequality", "Discourse on Political Economy", "On the Social Contract"

Basic Political Writings: "Discourse on the Sciences and the Arts", "Discourse on the Origins of Inequality", "Discourse on Political Economy", "On the Social Contract"

Paperback Language: English / French

By (author) Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Translated by Donald A. Cress

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  • Publisher: Hackett Publishing Co, Inc
  • Format: Paperback | 227 pages
  • Language: English / French
  • Dimensions: 152mm x 226mm x 18mm | 386g
  • Publication date: 1 November 1987
  • Publication City/Country: Cambridge, MA
  • ISBN 10: 0872200477
  • ISBN 13: 9780872200470
  • Sales rank: 85,188

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'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, "Teaching Philosophy".

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"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, Teaching Philosophy "The single most comprehensive, reliable and economical collection of Rousseau's explicitly political writings." -- Michael Franz, Loyola College

Table of contents

CONTENTS: Note on the Translation; Introduction; Bibliography; Discourse on the Sciences and the Arts; Discourse on the Origin of Inequality; Rousseau's Notes to Discourse on the Origin of Inequality; On the Social Contract: Book 1 to 4.