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    Rousseau.Nicholas Dent - 2005 - Routledge.
    In this superb introduction, Nicholas Dent covers the whole of Rousseau's thought. Beginning with a helpful overview of Rousseau's life and works, he introduces and assesses Rousseau's central ideas and arguments. These include the corruption of modern civilization, the state of nature, his famous theories of _amour de soi _and _amour propre_, education, and his famous work _Emile_. He gives particular attention to Rousseau's theories of democracy and freedom found in his most celebrated work, _The Social Contract_, and explains what (...)
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    The Moral Psychology of the Virtues.N. J. H. Dent - 1984 - Cambridge University Press.
    This part of the philosophy of psychology I refer to as 'moral psychology'; and, therefore, this book is offered as a contribution to moral psychology. ...
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    Content and Consciousness.N. J. H. Dent - 1970 - Philosophical Quarterly 20 (81):403-404.
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  4. Rousseau: An Introduction to His Psychological, Social and Political Theory.N. J. H. Dent - 1988 - Blackwell.
  5. The Moral Psychology of the Virtues.N. J. H. Dent - 1986 - International Journal for Philosophy of Religion 20 (2):185-186.
     
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    A Rousseau Dictionary.C. J. B. & N. J. H. Dent - 1993 - Philosophical Quarterly 43 (173):582.
    The social, educational and political writings of Jean-Jacques Rousseau have become enormously influential in the 200 years since his death. But the breadth as well as the depth of Rousseau's achievement - he was amongst other things a creative writer and musical composer as well as a philosopher - is not always appreciated. In around 100 articles, alphabetically arranged and fully cross-referenced, N. J. H. Dent explores all facets of Rousseau's work and thoughts, while his subject's remarkable life is summarized (...)
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  7. Promising, Intending and Moral Automony.Michael H. Robins & N. J. H. Dent - 1986 - Mind 95 (378):268-272.
     
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    Rousseau: An Introduction to His Psychological, Social, and Political Theory.Peter de Marneffe & N. J. H. Dent - 1992 - Philosophical Review 101 (2):391.
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    Virtues and Actions.N. J. H. Dent - 1975 - Philosophical Quarterly 25 (101):318-335.
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  10. Rousseau on Amour-Propre: N.J.H. Dent.N. J. H. Dent - 1998 - Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume 72 (1):57–74.
    According to familiar accounts, Rousseau held that humans are actuated by two distinct kinds of self love: amour de soi, a benign concern for one's self-preservation and well-being; and amour-propre, a malign concern to stand above other people, delighting in their despite. I argue that although amour-propre can (and often does) assume this malign form, this is not intrinsic to its character. The first and best rank among men that amour-propre directs us to claim for ourselves is that of occupying (...)
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    Rousseau on "Amour-Propre".N. J. H. Dent & Timothy O'Hagan - 1999 - Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 99:91 - 107.
    O'Hagan agrees with Dent that in Rousseau's idea of "amour-propre" we encounter a powerful, coherent model of human psychology, according to which individuals find their own identities by engaging in a network of relationships within a more or less reconstituted social order. He examines five ways in which people strive to attain that goal and five ways in which they characteristically fail. In the sixth section he discusses Rousseau's strategy of retreat from society, which is also a retreat from the (...)
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    'Anger is a Short Madness': Dealing with Anger in Émile's Education.Nicholas J. H. Dent - 2000 - Journal of Philosophy of Education 34 (2):313–325.
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    The Value of Courage.N. J. H. Dent - 1981 - Philosophy 56 (218):574 - 577.
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    The Basic Principle of Emile's Education.Nicholas Dent - 1988 - Journal of Philosophy of Education 22 (2):139–149.
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    Rousseau on Amour-Propre: N.J.H. Dent.N. Dent - 1998 - Supplement to the Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 72 (1):57-74.
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    'Anger is a Short Madness': Dealing with Anger in Emile's Education.Nicholas J. H. Dent - 2000 - Journal of the Philosophy of Education 34 (2):313-325.
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    I–N.J.H. Dent.N. J. H. Dent - 1998 - Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume 72 (1):57-73.
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    ‘Anger Is A Short Madness’: Dealing with Anger in Émile's Education.Nicholas Dent - 2000 - Journal of Philosophy of Education 34 (2):313-325.
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    The Basic Principle of Emile's Education.Nicholas Dent - 1988 - Journal of Philosophy of Education 22 (2):139-149.
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    Adi Ophir, Plato's Invisible Cities : Discourse and Power in the Republic . Pp Ix + 211, £30.00. ISBN 0-415-03596-1. [REVIEW]N. J. H. Dent - 1992 - Polis: The Journal for Ancient Greek Political Thought 11 (1):83-88.
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  21. BOND, E. J. Reason and Value. [REVIEW]N. J. H. Dent - 1984 - Philosophy 59:411.
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  22. Books Received. [REVIEW]N. J. H. Dent - 1979 - Philosophy 54:572.
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  23. BEEHLER, R. "Moral Life". [REVIEW]N. J. H. Dent - 1980 - Mind 89:151.
     
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  24. Common, Civic and Platonic Justice in the Republic.N. J. H. Dent - 1983 - Polis: The Journal for Ancient Greek Political Thought 5 (1):1-33.
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  25. Douglas N. Walton, Courage: A Philosophical Investigation. [REVIEW]N. Dent - 1987 - Philosophy in Review 7:171-172.
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  26. EWIN, R. E. Co-Operation and Human Values: A Study of Moral Reasoning. [REVIEW]N. J. H. Dent - 1982 - Philosophy 57:563.
     
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  27. Hillel Steiner. An Essay on Rights.N. J. H. Dent - 1997 - Journal of Applied Philosophy 14:89-89.
  28. HAMPSHIRE, S. "Two Theories of Morality". [REVIEW]N. J. H. Dent - 1979 - Mind 88:138.
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  29. Jonathan Harrison Ethical Essays, Volumes I-III.N. J. H. Dent - 1996 - Journal of Applied Philosophy 13:221-223.
     
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  30. John Kekes, The Examined Life. [REVIEW]N. Dent - 1989 - Philosophy in Review 9:369-371.
     
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  31. Moral Autonomy in the Republic.N. J. H. Dent - 1990 - Polis: The Journal for Ancient Greek Political Thought 9 (1):52-77.
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  32. Moral Realities: An Essay in Philosophical Psychology.N. J. H. Dent & Mark de Bretton Platts - 1993 - Philosophical Review 102 (2):270.
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  33. NERLICH, GRAHAM Values and Valuing. [REVIEW]N. J. H. Dent - 1990 - Philosophy 65:524.
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  34. No Title Available.N. J. H. Dent - 1990 - Philosophy 65 (254):524-525.
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  35. No Title Available: New Books. [REVIEW]N. J. H. Dent - 1984 - Philosophy 59 (229):411-413.
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  36. No Title Available: New Books. [REVIEW]N. J. H. Dent - 1979 - Philosophy 54 (210):568-569.
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  37. No Title Available: New Books. [REVIEW]N. J. H. Dent - 1996 - Philosophy 71 (276):313-315.
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  38. PERRY, THOMAS D. "Moral Reasoning and Truth: An Essay in Philosophy and Jurisprudence". [REVIEW]N. J. H. Dent - 1977 - Philosophy 52:117.
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  39. Review of Practical Ethics. [REVIEW]N. J. H. Dent & Peter Singer - 1982 - Environmental Ethics 4:281-284.
     
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  40. SINGER, P. "The Expanding Circle". [REVIEW]N. J. H. Dent - 1984 - Mind 93:138.
     
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  41. SAYERS, S.-Plato's Republic. An Introduction.N. Dent - 2002 - Philosophical Books 43 (3):227-227.
     
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  42. Teleological Ethics.Nicholas Dent - 1999 - In David Carr & J. W. Steutel (eds.), Virtue Ethics and Moral Education. Routledge. pp. 21.
     
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  43. The Fabric of Character.N. J. H. Dent - 1990 - Philosophical Books 31 (1):14-15.
  44. "Values and Morals". Edited by A. I. Goldman and J. Kim. [REVIEW]N. J. H. Dent - 1981 - Mind 90:144.
     
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  45. WALLACE, JAMES D. "Virtues and Vices". [REVIEW]N. J. H. Dent - 1979 - Philosophy 54:568.
  46. Royal and Ancient.N. J. H. Dent - 1977 - Philosophy 52 (200):129-129.
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    Rousseau: The Sentiment of Existence - by David Gauthier.Nicholas Dent - 2008 - Philosophical Books 49 (4):379-381.
    In this superb introduction, Nicholas Dent covers the whole of Rousseau's thought. Beginning with a helpful overview of Rousseau's life and works, he introduces and assesses Rousseau's central ideas and arguments. These include the corruption of modern civilization, the state of nature, his famous theories of amour de soi and amour propre , education, and his famous work Emile . He gives particular attention to Rousseau's theories of democracy and freedom found in his most celebrated work, The Social Contract , (...)
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    David Papineau, Philosophical Naturalism, Oxford, Blackwell, 1993, Pp. Xii + 219.N. J. H. Dent - 1995 - Utilitas 7 (2):332.
  49. The `Tensions' in Liberalism.N. J. H. Dent - 1988 - Philosophical Quarterly 38 (153):481-485.
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    Rousseau: The Arguments of the Philosophers.N. J. H. Dent - 2001 - Philosophical Review 110 (3):446-448.
    In this substantial and challenging book, O’Hagan gives central place to three of Rousseau’s works—the Discourse of Inequality, the Emile, and the Social Contract—which, he says, “constitute the axes of Rousseau’s idea of formation. The formation of the human race is the axis of the Second Discourse, the formation of the individual that of the Emile, and the formation of the citizen that of the Social Contract”. However, he also draws extensively on other material, particularly Julie, ou la Nouvelle Héloïse, (...)
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