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El Contrato Social

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One of the classic works of social contract theory, this detailed proposal concerns the origins of social organization and political community and a persons own role within society. Rousseaus writings had a clearly subversive character, as they rebelled against the European absolute monarchies. According to this political argument, sovereign towns could change their laws and governors at any time, while being able to modify their governmental organization and state constitution.

 

Una obra clásica de la teoría del contrato social, este proyecto detallado tiene que ver con el origen de la organización social y la comunidad política y el papel de una persona en sociedad. Las obras de Rousseau tuvieron un claro carácter subversivo, ya que se rebelaban contra las monarquías absolutas imperantes en Europa. Según este argumento político, el pueblo soberano podía cambiar las leyes o sus gobernantes en cualquier momento y modificar la forma de su organización gubernamental y la de la constitución del estado.

About the Author

Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712–1778) was the Enlightenment philosopher who influenced the French Revolution. His works include Discourse on Political Economy, Émile, and Pygmalion. Enrique López Castellón is a professor of ethics and the director of the philosophy department at the Autonomous University of Madrid.

Product Details

ISBN:
9788497645416
Author:
Rousseau, Jean Jacques
Publisher:
Edimat Libros
Foreword by:
Lopez Castellon, Enrique
Foreword:
Lopez Castellon, Enrique
Author:
Lopez Castellon, Enrique
Author:
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques
Author:
Castellon, Enrique Lopez
Subject:
General
Subject:
POL032000
Subject:
Essays
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Clasicos de la literatura series
Series Volume:
64
Publication Date:
20090431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
Spanish
Pages:
204
Dimensions:
11.5 x 4.5 x 0.6 in

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