The "Discourse on inequality" by Rousseau in contemporary philosophical detes

A.Y. 2019/2020
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2
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10
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Lesson period
November
Language
French
1. Introduction: the "Discourse on inequality" in contemporary philosophical debates; a new approach to history: Rousseau and Lévi-Strauss; 2. a contradictory relationship with the State: Rousseau and Pierre Clastres; 3. a critical approach to the process of civilization: Rousseau and Sigmund Freud; 4. a radical critique of inequality: Rousseau and Thomas Piketty; 5: the possibility of a new social and political order: Rousseau and John Rawls.
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