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Cambridge Companion to Rousseau

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ISBN-10: 0521576156

ISBN-13: 9780521576154

Edition: 2001

Authors: Patrick Riley

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This volume systematically surveys the full range of Rousseau's activities in politics and education, psychology, anthropology, religion, music, and theatre.
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Book details

List price: $39.99
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 8/27/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 466
Size: 6.02" wide x 9.02" long x 1.22" tall
Weight: 1.386
Language: English

Introduction: the life and works
A general overview
Rousseau, Voltaire, and the revenge
Rousseau, Fenelon, and the quarrel between the ancients and the moderns
Rousseau's political philosophy
Rousseau's general will
Rousseau's images of authority especially in
The religious thought
Emile: learning to be men, women and citizens
Emile: nature and the education
Rousseau's Confessions
Music, politics, theater and representation in
The motto Vitam Impendere vero and the question of lying
Rousseau's Levite of Ephraim: synthesis within a 'minor' work
Ancient Postmodernism in the philosophy of Rousseau