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Rousseau and Desire

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The nature and meaning of desire in Jean-Jacques Rousseau's work have thus far received little attention in Rousseau scholarship. Rousseau and Desire is the first examination of the eighteenth-century philosopher's conceptualization of desire in relation to his understanding of modernity.

The essays in this interdisciplinary collection combine close textual analyses with hi
Hardcover, 206 pages
Published October 1st 2009 by University of Toronto Press (first published 2009)
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Neil Mudde
Jul 29, 2014 Neil Mudde rated it liked it
Dr. Mark Blackell is the son of my partner Robert B. Kell, I am currently in the process of reading the book. Those that have, give it high praise, this includes the editing done by John Duncan and Simon Kow.
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It is now July 25th, 2014, and I have finished reading the book, it is very interesting,although not a "pageturner', a lot of research has gone into the subject matter, and it does make for an inf
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