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On the Social Contract

ISBN-10: 0486426920

ISBN-13: 9780486426921

Edition: 2003

Authors: Jean-Jacques Rousseau, G. D. H. Cole

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Rousseau's powerful treatise expresses views on the rights, liberty & equality of all people. It remains a classic of political theory & one of the most influential works of abstract political thought in the Western tradition.
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Book details

List price: $4.00
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Dover Publications, Incorporated
Publication date: 2/13/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 112
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.198
Language: English

Foreword
Subject of the First Book
The First Societies
The Right of the Strongest
Slavery
That We Must Always Go Back to a First Convention
The Social Compact
The Sovereign
The Civil State
Real Property
That Sovereignty Is Inalienable
That Sovereignty Is Indivisible
Whether the General Will Is Fallible
The Limits of the Sovereign Power
The Right of Life and Death
Law
The Legislator
The People
The People (cont.)
The People (cont.)
The Various Systems of Legislation
The Division of the Laws
Government in General
The Constituent Principle in the Various Forms of Government
The Division of Governments
Democracy
Aristocracy
Monarchy
Mixed Governments
That All Forms of Government Do Not Suit All Countries
The Marks of a Good Government
The Abuse of Government and Its Tendency to Degenerate
The Death of the Body Politic
How the Sovereign Authority Maintains Itself
The Same (cont.)
The Same (cont.)
Deputies or Representatives
That the Institution of Government Is Not a Contract
The Institution of Government
How to Check the Usurpations of Government
That the General Will Is Indestructible
Voting
Elections
The Roman Comitia
The Tribunate
The Dictatorship
The Censorship
Civil Religion
Conclusion