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Discourse on the Origin of Inequality

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In his Discourses (1755), Rousseau argues that inequalities of rank, wealth, and power are the inevitable result of the civilizing process. If inequality is intolerable - and Rousseau shows with unparalledled eloquence how it robs us not only of our material but also of our psychological independence - then how can we recover the peaceful self-sufficiency of life in the state of nature? We cannot return to a simpler time, but measuring the costs of progress may help us to imagine alternatives to the corruption and ...

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Discourse on the Origin of Inequality
2019, E-Artnow

ISBN-13: 9788026892250

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Discourse on the Origin of Inequality
2018, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN-13: 9781720565062

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Discourse on the Origin of Inequality
2009, Oxford University Press, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780199555420

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Discourse on the Origin of Inequality
2009, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, North Charleston SC

ISBN-13: 9781449540043

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Discourse on the Origin of Inequality
2008, Barnes & Noble, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781435108776

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Discourse on the Origin of Inequality
2007, Fq Classics

ISBN-13: 9781599867342

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Discourse on the Origin of Inequality
2004, Dover Publications, Mineola, NY

ISBN-13: 9780486434148

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Discourse on the Origin of Inequality
2000, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780192839817

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Discourse on the Origin of Inequality
1994, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780192829474

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Discourse on the Origin of Inequality
1992, Hackett Publishing Company, Indianapolis, IN

ISBN-13: 9780872201507

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Discourse on the Origin of Inequality
1992, Hackett Publishing Company, Indianapolis, IN

ISBN-13: 9780872201514

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