The Resource Rousseau's theory of freedom, Matthew Simpson

Rousseau's theory of freedom, Matthew Simpson

Label
Rousseau's theory of freedom
Title
Rousseau's theory of freedom
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Simpson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Jean-Jacques Rousseau has a claim to be ranked above even Karl Marx as the political philosopher who has most influenced everyday life. His much-read philosophy of education alone would qualify him for a high place, but his political theory is even more important: decisions affecting millions of people were made based on the reading of certain lines of the Social Contract. Yet while politicians and scholars have studied this book for 250 years, almost no agreement exists on how to interpret its central concept: freedom. Rousseau's theory of freedom has led him to be called everything from the
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
320.11
Index
index present
LC call number
JC179.R9
LC item number
S56 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Continuum studies in philosophy
Label
Rousseau's theory of freedom, Matthew Simpson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 119-122) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The state of nature -- Political society -- Civil freedom -- Democratic freedom -- Moral freedom -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn290598199
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 124 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847143198
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b35951722
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)290598199
  • pebcs1847143199
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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