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The political philosophy of Rousseau, by Roger D. Masters

Label
The political philosophy of Rousseau
Title
The political philosophy of Rousseau
Statement of responsibility
by Roger D. Masters
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Masters, Roger D
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques
Label
The political philosophy of Rousseau, by Roger D. Masters
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 445-457
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: The limits of politics -- 1. The natural development of the individual -- The character of the Emile -- The definition and objectives of a natural education -- the Emile as a treatise on education -- The Emile as a philosophic analysis of human nature -- The implications of pity: Human virtues and human affections -- 2. Rousseau's detachable metaphysics and the good life -- The character of the "profession of faith" -- Rousseau's natural theology and dualist metaphysics -- The conscience and personal morality: Natural religion as the solution to the problem of natural law -- The good life chosen by Emile: Rousseau's romantic solution -- The Emile as Rousseau's answer to Plato's Republic -- 3. The state of nature -- The character of the Discourse of inequality -- The state of nature: Man as a physical phenomenon -- Rousseau's concept of nature -- 4. The evolution of the human species -- Natural right as a standard of judgment -- The stages of political evolution -- The originality of Rousseau's political philosophy -- 5. The contradiction between the sciences and morals -- The character of the First Discourse -- The contradiction between enlightenment and society -- The structure of Rousseau's political philosophy -- Part II: The possibilities of politics -- 6. The nature of political right -- The character of Rousseau's political writings -- Justice as a human invention -- The tension between nature and society -- 7. The principles of political right -- The character of the Social Contract -- The principles of political right -- Freedom and order: the tension between politics and morals -- 8. The science of the legislator -- The founding -- The science of the legislator: maxims of politics -- Theory and practice in Rousseau's political thought -- 9. Conclusion: Some critical reflections -- The continuing relevance of Rousseau's political philosophy -- The failure of Rousseau's system -- Rousseau's most defensible work: the First discourse
Control code
494540
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxiii, 464 pages
Lccn
67012348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)358961
Label
The political philosophy of Rousseau, by Roger D. Masters
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 445-457
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: The limits of politics -- 1. The natural development of the individual -- The character of the Emile -- The definition and objectives of a natural education -- the Emile as a treatise on education -- The Emile as a philosophic analysis of human nature -- The implications of pity: Human virtues and human affections -- 2. Rousseau's detachable metaphysics and the good life -- The character of the "profession of faith" -- Rousseau's natural theology and dualist metaphysics -- The conscience and personal morality: Natural religion as the solution to the problem of natural law -- The good life chosen by Emile: Rousseau's romantic solution -- The Emile as Rousseau's answer to Plato's Republic -- 3. The state of nature -- The character of the Discourse of inequality -- The state of nature: Man as a physical phenomenon -- Rousseau's concept of nature -- 4. The evolution of the human species -- Natural right as a standard of judgment -- The stages of political evolution -- The originality of Rousseau's political philosophy -- 5. The contradiction between the sciences and morals -- The character of the First Discourse -- The contradiction between enlightenment and society -- The structure of Rousseau's political philosophy -- Part II: The possibilities of politics -- 6. The nature of political right -- The character of Rousseau's political writings -- Justice as a human invention -- The tension between nature and society -- 7. The principles of political right -- The character of the Social Contract -- The principles of political right -- Freedom and order: the tension between politics and morals -- 8. The science of the legislator -- The founding -- The science of the legislator: maxims of politics -- Theory and practice in Rousseau's political thought -- 9. Conclusion: Some critical reflections -- The continuing relevance of Rousseau's political philosophy -- The failure of Rousseau's system -- Rousseau's most defensible work: the First discourse
Control code
494540
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxiii, 464 pages
Lccn
67012348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)358961

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