Rousseau: 'The Discourses' and Other Early Political Writings / Edition 1

Rousseau: 'The Discourses' and Other Early Political Writings / Edition 1

by Jean-Jacques Jacques Rousseau, Jean Jacques Rousseau, Jean-Jacques Rousseau
     
 

This two volume collection forms a comprehensive anthology of Rousseau's political writings.See more details below

Overview

This two volume collection forms a comprehensive anthology of Rousseau's political writings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521424455
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/28/1997
Series:
Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
496
Sales rank:
256,965
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.26(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; Introduction; Chronology of Jean-Jacques Rousseau; A brief guide to further reading; A note on the texts; A note on the translations; A note on the editorial notes and index; Discourse on the Science and Arts or First Discourse; Preface; Part I; Part II; Discourse on the Origin and Foundations of Inequality Among Men or Second Discourse; Epistle dedicatory; Preface; Exordium; Part I; Part II; Rousseau's notes; Letter to Voltaire; Essay on the Origin of Languages; Idea of the Method in the Composition of a Book; Discourse on the Virtue a Hero Most Needs or On Heroic Virtue; List of abbreviations and textual conventions; Editorial notes; Index of editors, translators and annotators; General index.

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