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On The Social Contract
'The Social Contract' is one of the most important works by Rousseau. He expresses the view that in a society man has to completely rely on fellow beings with whom he is also in continuous competition. He presents the theory that people should have a...
'Man was born free, and he is everywhere in chains' (Jean-Jacques Rousseau)Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves - and each other. They have inspired debate, dissent, war and revolution....
A book in which Rousseau theorized about the best way to establish a political community in the face of the problems of commercial society, which he had already identified in his Discourse on Inequality. The Social Contract helped inspire political...
Rousseau, Jean-jacques; Gourevitch,Victor; Gourevitch,Victor(516696)
The Social Contract and Other Later Political Writings
Rousseau, Jean Jacques(9636259)
A milestone of political science, Rousseau'apos;s 1762 work argues that all government is fundamentally flawed and that modern society is rife with inequality. He proposes an alternative system for the development of self-governing, self-disciplined...
M. James Ziccardi(9585636)
Portions of this book have been extracted in their entirety from M. James Ziccardi's Fundamentals of Western Philosophy with the exception of the section dealing with Emile, which exists only in this book. It is intended to serve as a primer for...
Censored in its own time, the Social Contract (1762) remains a key source of democratic belief and is one of the classics of political theory. It argues concisely but eloquently, that the basis of any legitimate society must be the agreement of its...
Rousseau, Jean-jacques; Gourevitch,Victor(516697)
Rousseau-The Social Contract and Other Later Political Writings