Rousseau: 'The Social Contract' and Other Later Political Writings / Edition 1

Rousseau: 'The Social Contract' and Other Later Political Writings / Edition 1

by Jean-Jacques Rousseau
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521424461

ISBN-13: 9780521424462

Pub. Date: 08/28/1997

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Volume II contains the later writings such as the Social Contract. The Social Contract was publicly condemned on publication causing Rousseau to flee. In exile he wrote both autobiographical and political works.  See more details below

Overview

Volume II contains the later writings such as the Social Contract. The Social Contract was publicly condemned on publication causing Rousseau to flee. In exile he wrote both autobiographical and political works.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521424462
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
08/28/1997
Series:
Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
398
Sales rank:
385,401
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.67(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; Introduction; Chronology; A brief guide to further reading; A note on the texts; A note on the translations; A note on the editorial notes; Discourse on Political Economy; Of the Social Contract; Book I; Book II; Book III; Book IV; Extract from the early version of Of The Social Contract known as the Geneva Manuscript; The State of War; Considerations on the Government of Poland; Letter to D'Offreville; Letter to Usteri; Letter to Mirabeau; Letter to Franquieres; List of abbreviations and textual conventions; Editorial notes; Index of editors, translators and annotators; General index.

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