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Michael Locke McLendon
California State University, Los Angeles
  1. Rousseau and the minimal self: A solution to the problem of amour-propre.Michael Locke McLendon - 2014 - European Journal of Political Theory 13 (3):341-361.
    Over the past few decades, scholars have reassessed the role of amour-propre in Rousseau’s thought. While it was once believed that he had an entirely negative valuation of the emotion, it is now widely held that he finds it useful and employs it to strengthen moral attachments, conjugal love, civic virtue and moral heroism. At the same time, scholars are divided as to whether this positive amour-propre is an antidote to the negative or dangerous form. Some scholars are confident that (...)
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    Matthew W. Maguire and David Lay Williams , Fundamental Political Writings by Jean-Jacques Rousseau. Trans. Ian Johnston. Reviewed by. [REVIEW]Michael Locke McLendon - 2019 - Philosophy in Review 39 (1):32-34.
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