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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to The Confessions and Correspondence, Including the Letters to Malesherbes.    

The Confessions

Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 608 pages
Widely regarded as the first modern autobiography, The Confessions is an astonishing work of acute psychological insight. Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712-78) argued passionately ...
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The Reveries of the Solitary Walker

Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Philosophy - 1992 - 266 pages
First published posthumously in 1782 from an unfinished manuscript, The Reveries of the Solitary Walker continues Rousseau's exploration of the soul in the form of a final ...
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Rousseau: 'The Discourses' and Other Early Political Writings

Jean-Jacques Rousseau - History - 1997 - 437 pages
The work of Jean-Jacques Rousseau is presented in two volumes, which together form the most comprehensive anthology of Rousseau's political writings in English. Volume I ...
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Rousseau: 'The Social Contract' and Other Later Political Writings

Jean-Jacques Rousseau - History - 1997 - 341 pages
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 ...
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On the Social Contract

Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Literary Collections - 2003 - 97 pages
A milestone of political science, Rousseau's 1762 work argues that all government is fundamentally flawed and that modern society is rife with inequality. He proposes an ...
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Discourse on the Origin of Inequality

Jean-Jacques Rousseau - History - 2004 - 52 pages
A strikingly original inquiry into politics and human nature, the Discourse presents a theoretical view of people in a pre-social condition and the ensuing effects of ...
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The Social Contract

Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Fiction - 1997 - 139 pages
In The Social Contract Rousseau (1712-1778) argues for the preservation of individual freedom in political society. An individual can only be free under the law, he says, by ...
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