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The Resource The social contract, Jean-Jacques Rousseau ; translated Maurice Cranston

The social contract, Jean-Jacques Rousseau ; translated Maurice Cranston

Label
The social contract
Title
The social contract
Statement of responsibility
Jean-Jacques Rousseau ; translated Maurice Cranston
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Rejecting the view that anyone has a natural right to wield authority over others, Rousseau argues instead for a pact, or 'social contract', that should exist between all the citizens of a state and that should be the source of sovereign power
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StDuBDS
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1712-1778
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Rousseau, Jean-Jacques
Dewey number
  • 194
  • 194
  • 194
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
Literary form
non fiction
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1920-1993
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Cranston, Maurice
Series statement
Great ideas
Series volume
8
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  • Social contract
  • Philosophy, French
  • Philosophy
Label
The social contract, Jean-Jacques Rousseau ; translated Maurice Cranston
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: 1968
Control code
9780141018881
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
167 p.
Isbn
9780141018881
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The social contract, Jean-Jacques Rousseau ; translated Maurice Cranston
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: 1968
Control code
9780141018881
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
167 p.
Isbn
9780141018881
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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