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    The Sexual Politics of Jean-Jacques Rousseau.Patrick Coleman & Joel Schwartz - 1986 - Substance 14 (3):99.
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    Anger, Gratitude, and the Enlightenment Writer.Patrick Coleman - 2011 - Oxford University Press.
    On the one hand, anger and gratitude are crucial in appreciating what one owes to oneself or others; on the other, they disturb one's internal balance and reinforce one's dependence upon others. This book explores the tension between these two attitudes in the work of French Enlightenment writers such as Rousseau, Diderot, Marivaux, and Challe.
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    Confessions.Patrick Coleman & Angela Scholar (eds.) - 2008 - Oxford University Press.
    In his Confessions Jean-Jacques Rousseau tells the story of his life, from the formative experience of his humble childhood in Geneva, through the achievement of international fame as novelist and philosopher in Paris, to his wanderings as an exile, persecuted by governments and alienated from the world of modern civilization. In trying to explain who he was and how he came to be the object of others' admiration and abuse, Rousseau analyses with unique insight the relationship between an elusive but (...)
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    Discourse on the Origin of Inequality.Franklin Philip & Patrick Coleman (eds.) - 2009 - Oxford University Press.
    In his Discourses, 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 unparalleled 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 (...)
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    Beyond HyperboleA Map of Misreading.Patrick Coleman & Harold Bloom - 1977 - Diacritics 7 (3):44.
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    Beyond Hyperbole. [REVIEW]Patrick Coleman - 1977 - Diacritics 7 (3):44.
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