The Social Contract

Author: Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
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Eighteenth-century philosopher Jean-Jacques Rousseau's 1762 treatise on liberty, democracy, and constitutional legitimacy.

Of The Social Contract And Other Political Writings

Author: Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 014193199X
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'Man was born free, and everywhere he is in chains.' These are the famous opening words of a treatise that has stirred vigorous debate ever since its first publication in 1762.

On The Social Contract

Author: Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486111806
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A milestone of political science, Rousseau's 1762 work argues that all government is fundamentally flawed and that modern society is rife with inequality.

The Body Politic

Author: Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241252024
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'No true Democracy has ever existed, nor ever will exist.' In this selection from The Social Contract, Rousseau asserts that a state's only legitimate political authority comes from its people.

The Little Book Of Philosophy

Author: Andre Comte-Sponville
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448113857
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Penguin Books Plato. Phaedo. in The Works ofPlato, Vol. 3. trans. "Diomas Taylor
and Floyer Sydenham, 1996. Promo, Prometheus Trust ~. The Republic. trans.
Desmond Lee. 1974. Harmondsworth. Penguin Books lean-Jacques Rousseau,
A Discourse on Inequality, trans. Maurice Cranston, l984, Harrnondsworth.
Penguin Books —, The Social Contract. trans. Maurice Cranston, 1968.
Harmondsworth. Penguin Books Benedict Spinoza, Ethics, trans. G. H. R.
Parkinson, 2000. Oxford.

The Social Contract

Author: James Hill
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1351353446
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In France, the book was banned by worried Catholic censors; in Rousseau’s native Geneva, it was both banned and burned.

Philosophy And World Problems Volume I

Author: John McMurtry
Publisher: EOLSS Publications
ISBN: 1848261748
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[With his earlier The Mirror of Nature which deconstructs the philosophical-
scientific correspondence theory of truth, the most prominent text of the anti-
foundationalist movement in philosophy, denying any common standard of truth
or value]. Rousseau, Jean-Jacques (1984), Discourse on the Origin of Inequality
(trans. M. Cranston), 182 pp. Harmondsworth, Middlesex: Penguin Books [
Published in 1755 seven years prior to the Social Contract, a philosophical
anthropology known best ...

Philosophy And Democracy

Author: Thomas Christiano
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0195350405
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Desmond Lee (Harmonds— worth, UK: Penguin Books, 1974), book 5. 3. See
Hobbes, Leviathan, pp. 120–124. 4. See Aristotle, The Politics, ed. Stephen
Everson (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996), book 3. 5. For a
classical statement of this view, see John Stuart Mill, Considerations on
Representative Government (Buffalo, NY: Prometheus Books, 1991), p. 65. 6. For
the classical statement of this view, see Jean-Jacques Rousseau, The Social
Contract, trans. Maurice ...

Continental Philosophy

Author: David West
Publisher: Polity
ISBN: 074564581X
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J. Chevalier (Gallimard, Paris, 1962). Pascal, B.: The Provincial Letters, trans.
A. J. Krailsheimer (Penguin Books, Harmondsworth, 1967). Passmore, J.: A
Hundred Years of Philosophy, 2nd edn (Penguin Books, Harmondsworth and
New York, 1978). Passmore, J.: Recent Philosophers (Duckworth, London, 1985)
. Pateman, C.: 'The Fraternal Social Contract', in J. Keane, ed., Civil Society and
the State (Verso, London, 1988). Pateman, C.: The Sexual Contract (Polity,
Cambridge, 1988) ...

Kierkegaard And The Renaissance And Modern Traditions Philosophy

Author: Jon Bartley Stewart
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
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In Book IV, Chapter Eight of The Social Contract Rousseau's famous discussion
of civil religion outlines the kind of civil religion that will best serve the interests of
a secular society. And while Rousseau considers ... (Kierkegaard's few
references to Rousseau make no mention of any ideas about Christianity or
religion in The Social Contract, and surely he would have 6 Rousseau, The
Social Contract, trans. by Maurice Cranston, Harmondsworth: Penguin Books
1968, p. 178. (Oeuvres ...