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

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

Label
The social contract
Title
The social contract
Statement of responsibility
Jean-Jacques Rousseau ; translated and introduced by Maurice Cranston
Creator
Contributor
Subject
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
Member of
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1712-1778
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Rousseau, Jean-Jacques
Dewey number
  • 320'.01
  • 320.1
  • 320.01
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
Penguin classics
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  • Social contract
  • Politics and Government
Target audience
specialized
Label
The social contract, Jean-Jacques Rousseau ; translated and introduced by Maurice Cranston
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
9780140442014
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
187 p.
Isbn
9780140442014
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The social contract, Jean-Jacques Rousseau ; translated and introduced by Maurice Cranston
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
9780140442014
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
187 p.
Isbn
9780140442014
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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