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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
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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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