The Resource Public vision, private lives : Rousseau, religion, and 21st-century democracy, Mark S. Cladis

Public vision, private lives : Rousseau, religion, and 21st-century democracy, Mark S. Cladis

Label
Public vision, private lives : Rousseau, religion, and 21st-century democracy
Title
Public vision, private lives
Title remainder
Rousseau, religion, and 21st-century democracy
Statement of responsibility
Mark S. Cladis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This text invites us to reflect on the nature and place of public and private in the work of Rousseau and, more generally, in society. It explores the conflicts with which Rousseau wrestled - prerogatives and obligations to self, friends, family, civic life, and to humanity
Cataloging source
CGU
Dewey number
321.8
Index
index present
LC call number
JC179.R9
LC item number
C53 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Public vision, private lives : Rousseau, religion, and 21st-century democracy, Mark S. Cladis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-283) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preparing for the journey: an introduction -- I. From the garden to the city: the tragic passage -- Nature's garden -- Revisiting the garden's solitaires -- From the garden to the blessed country: the precarious passage -- The rush to slavery -- The city: life in the ousted condition -- Overcoming moral evil: Rousseau at the crossroads -- II. Paths to redemption -- Reforming the city: the extreme public path -- Evading the city: the private path -- The mountain village: the path to family, work, community, and love -- Reconciling citizen and solitaire: religious dimensions of the middle way -- Residual conflict: democracy and ineluctable friction -- A way forward, Rousseau and 21st-century democracy
Control code
ocm57546797
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 298 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195125542
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b20720336
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57546797
  • sks0195125541

Library Locations

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