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Rousseau in 90 Minutes

by Paul Strathern

  • 400 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Ivan R. Dee, Publisher .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy,
  • General,
  • History & Surveys - 17th/18th Century,
  • Philosophy / General,
  • Logic,
  • 1712-1778,
  • Rousseau, Jean-Jacques,

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8670166M
    ISBN 101566634377
    ISBN 109781566634373
    OCLC/WorldCa48942800

    Your Minute Book. We have designed the Minute Books system to be the fastest, most effective way for you to write and publish a book that engages your audience and help identify people interested in your message. Rather than taking months, your book, just like The Minute Book, can be out there collecting leads in as little as weeks. Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Swiss-born philosopher, writer, and political theorist whose treatises and novels inspired the leaders of the French Revolution and the Romantic generation. Although he was the least academic of modern philosophers, he was also in many ways the most influential.

    The Philosophers in 90 Minutes book series by multiple authors includes books Kant in 90 Minutes, Wittgenstein in 90 Minutes, Sartre in 90 Minutes, and several more. See the complete Philosophers in 90 Minutes series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. In Jean-Jacques Rousseau's Discourses on the Origin of Inequality, he outlines his own history of the development of human society. He explains in general terms how the differences between social and economic classes arose alongside the formation of modern states. He also explores the means by which these inequalities were actually built into and perpetuated by the foundational notions of /5(10).

    Jean-Jacques Rousseau (28 June – 2 July ) was a major Genevois philosopher, writer, and composer of 18th-century Romanticism. His political philosophy influenced the American Revolution and subsequently the French Revolution, and the development of modern political, sociological and educational thought.   Paul Strathern is author of the popular and critically acclaimed Philosophers in 90 Minutes series. Highlights from the series include Nietzsche in 90 Minutes, Aristotle in 90 Minutes, and Plato in 90 Minutes. Mr. Strathern has lectured in philosophy and mathematics and now lives and writes in Brand: Dee, Ivan R. Publisher.


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Rousseau in 90 Minutes by Paul Strathern Download PDF EPUB FB2

Of all of the books in his minute series, this one obviously was one of the more challenging ones for the author. There are two reasons why this is so. First, Rousseau's complex, sprawling personal life; and then second his complex often inconsistent but equally sprawling political life, ideas and theories/5(6).

Rousseau is good for about 20 minutes of this 90 minute installment. The author did a great job, the subject matter, however, is not not so great. He tries to pawn off a slight variation of social contract theory as something new and original. Check out Thomas Hobbes /5.

In Rousseau in 90 Minutes, Paul Rousseau in 90 Minutes book offers a concise, expert account of Rousseau's life and ideas, and explains their influence on man's struggle to understand his existence in the world. The book also includes selections from Rousseau's work, a brief list of suggested readings for those who wish to delve deeper, and chronologies that place Rousseau within his own age and in the broader scheme /5(6).

In Rousseau in 90 Minutes, Paul Strathern offers a concise, expert account of Rousseau's life and ideas, and explains their influence on man's struggle to understand his existence in the world.

The book also includes selections from Rousseau's work, a brief list of suggested readings for those who wish to delve deeper, and chronologies that place Rousseau within his own age and in the broader scheme.

Rousseau in 90 Minutes Audiobook, written by Paul Strathern | In Rousseau we encounter a walking ego, a naked sensibility. Feeling triumphs over intellectual argument in his works, which are both deeply stirring and deeply : Blackstone Publishing.

Rousseau in 90 minutes. Chicago: Ivan R. Dee, (OCoLC) Named Person: Jean-Jacques Rousseau; Jean-Jacques Rousseau; Jean-Jacques Rousseau: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Paul Strathern. Rousseau in 90 Minutes (Philosophers in 90 Minutes Series) by Paul Strathern.

This book, as well as the entire series, is light in terms philosophical exposition but highly readable and makes a good introduction as well as a good source for historical context and personal stories.

biographical, but always a fine basic explanation to the /5. Title: Rousseau in 90 Minutes Unabridged Audiobook at qbba, Author: hallman bones, Name: Rousseau in 90 Minutes Unabridged Audiobook at qbba, Length: 1.

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Books shelved as rousseau: Confessions by Jean-Jacques Rousseau, The Social Contract by Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Emile or On Education by Jean-Jacques Rous. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Rousseau in 90 Minutes (Philosophers in 90 Minutes Series) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5(4).

In Rousseau in 90 Minutes, Paul Strathern offers a concise, expert account of Rousseau’s life and ideas and explains their influence on man’s struggle to understand his existence in the world. In Rousseau in 90 Minutes, Paul Strathern offers a concise, expert account of Rousseau's life and ideas and explains their influence on man's struggle to understand his existence in the world.

The book also includes selections from Rousseau's work, a brief list of suggested readings for those who wish to delve deeper, and chronologies that place Rousseau within his own age and in the broader scheme.

Get this from a library. Rousseau in 90 minutes. [Paul Strathern; Robert Whitfield] -- The author offers a concise, expert account of Rousseau's life and ideas and explains their influence on man's struggle to understand the world.

The book also includes selections from Rousseau's work. Rousseau in 90 Minutes. by Paul Strathern. In Rousseau in 90 Minutes, Paul Strathern offers a concise, expert account of Rousseau s life and ideas and explains their influence on man s struggle to understand his existence in the world.

It was he who encouraged the introduction of both liberty and irrationality into the public domain. In Rousseau in 90 Minutes, Paul Strathern offers a concise, expert account of Rousseau's life and ideas and explains their influence on man's struggle to understand his existence in the world.

Rousseau in 90 Minutes In Rousseau we encounter a walking ego, naked sensibility. Feeling triumphs over intellectual argument in his works, which are both deeply stirring and deeply inconsistent. Yet while his contemporaries Kant and Hume may have been superior academic philosophers, the sheer power of Rousseau’s ideas was unequaled in his time.

The Philosophy in 90 Minutes series, written by Paul Strathern, is a series of short introductory biographical overviews on well-known philosophers, set in brief historical context, along with brief impressions of their books are also produced in audio format; read by narrator Robert series’ intent is to "write about the philosophers' lives, [while] adding in a Publisher: Ivan R.

Dee, Rowman & Littlefield. In Rousseau in 90 Minutes, Paul Strathern offers a concise, expert account of Rousseau’s life and ideas and explains their influence on man’s struggle to understand his existence in the world.

So at least Strathern has given more individual focus to Locke than other writers popularizing philosophy. Strathern also, as part of his format in this 90 Minutes series, gives representative quotes from Locke's work.

This is a very nice touch and I recommend the book for this reason/5(6). Locke in 90 Minutes book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In this addition to his popular series of miniature introduction /5.In Rousseau we encounter a walking ego, naked sensibility.

In Kierkegaard in 90 Minutes, He didn't just sit around and waste his father's money like this "90 Minutes" book would imply. Kierkegaard got around more than this book tells you. It is entertaining. His .In Rousseau we encounter a walking ego, naked sensibility.

Feeling triumphs over intellectual argument in his works, which are both deeply stirring and deeply inconsistent. Yet while his contemporaries Kant and Hume may have been superior academic.