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Modern political thought : readings from Machiavelli to Nietzsche

Author: David Wootton
Publisher: Indianapolis, Ind. : Hackett Pub., ©1996.
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Genre/Form: History
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Modern political thought.
Indianapolis, Ind. : Hackett Pub., ©1996
(DLC) 96030452
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Wootton
OCLC Number: 1036790484
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 946 pages)
Contents: 1. Machiavelli and the Renaissance --
Machiavelli (1469-1527). Letter to Vettori (1513). The Prince (1513-16). Disourses (c. 1517) [selections] --
2. Hobbes, the Reformation, and the Scientific Revolution --
Calvin (1509-1564). On Civil Government (1536-60) --
Hobbes (1588-1679). Leviathan (1651) --
3. John Locke, David Hume, and the Right of Revolution --
Locke (1632-1704). Second Treatise of Government (1689) --
Hume (1711-1776). Of the Original Contract (1748) --
4. Rousseau, the Enlightenment, and the Age of Revolution --
Rousseau (1712-1778). Discourse on the Origin and Foundations of Inequality among Men (1755). On the Social Contract (1762) --
Smith (1723-1790). Theory of Moral Sentiments (1759-90) [selections] --
Burke (1730-1797). Reflections on the Revolution in France (1789-90) [selections] --
Kant (1724-1804). An Answer to the Question: What Is Engligthenment? (1784) --
5. J.S. Mill: Feminism and the Pursuit of Happiness --
Bentham (1748-1832).
Responsibility: edited, with introductions, by David Wootton.
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