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The Resource Jacques the fatalist and his master, Denis Diderot

Jacques the fatalist and his master, Denis Diderot

Label
Jacques the fatalist and his master
Title
Jacques the fatalist and his master
Statement of responsibility
Denis Diderot
Title variation
Jacques the fatalist
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
'Jacques the Fatalist' is Diderot's answer to the problem of existence. If human beings are determined by their genes and their environment, how can they claim to be free to want or do anything? Diderot intervenes to cheat our expectations of what fiction should be and do
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1713-1784
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Diderot, Denis
Dewey number
  • 843.5
  • 843.5
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Coward, David
Series statement
Oxford world's classics
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  • Fate and fatalism
  • Master and servant
  • Ontology
Label
Jacques the fatalist and his master, Denis Diderot
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • This ed. of this translation originally published: 1999
  • Cover and spine title: Jacques the fatalist
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
9780199537952
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
  • New ed. /
  • translated with an introduction and notes by David Coward.
Extent
xxxix, 258 p.
Isbn
9780199537952
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Jacques the fatalist and his master, Denis Diderot
Publication
Note
  • This ed. of this translation originally published: 1999
  • Cover and spine title: Jacques the fatalist
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
9780199537952
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
  • New ed. /
  • translated with an introduction and notes by David Coward.
Extent
xxxix, 258 p.
Isbn
9780199537952
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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