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FREN 4445 Rousseau's Legacies (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

This course will be devoted to the study of the reception of Rousseau's writings since the eighteenth century. Modern interpretations of Rousseau's thought will be examined in order to analyze the myth surrounding the person and the writer. The major texts of Rousseau will be read, including the two Discours, La Lettre d'Alembert, Julie, ou La Nouvelle Hlose, Du Contrat Social, Emile, Les Confessions, and Les Rveries.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Ourida Mostefai

Prerequisites: None

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Comments: Conducted in French.

Last Updated: 07-Dec-13