WorldCat Identities

Kelly, Christopher 1950-

Overview
Works: 31 works in 143 publications in 2 languages and 9,144 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PQ2034, 848.509 S
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Christopher Kelly
Rousseau's exemplary life : the Confessions as political philosophy by Christopher Kelly( Book )

9 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plan for perpetual peace, On the government of Poland, and other writings on history and politics by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"These abridgements of The Plan for Perpetual Peace (published 1761), On the Government of Poland (1771-1772), and Jean-Jacques Rousseau's other writings on history and politics represent his considerations of the practical applications of key principles developed in his best-known theoretical writings. In this latest volume in the classic series, Rousseau reflects on projects for a European union; the possibilities for governmental reform for France, including the polysynody experiment; international relations; and the establishment of governments for Poland and Corsica, both recently liberated from foreign oppression. Taken together, these works offer definitive insights into Rousseau's decidedly nonutopian thoughts on cosmopolitanism and nationalism, and on the theory and practice of politics."--Jacket
Rousseau, judge of Jean-Jacques, dialogues by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rousseau's complete work, unified in English for the first time, premiers with an original translation of his Dialogues
The first and second discourses by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discourse on the origins of inequality (second discourse) ; Polemics ; and, Political economy by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The confessions ; and, Correspondence, including the letters to Malesherbes by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and German and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new English translation, the first to be based on the definitive French Pleiade edition
Rousseau as author : consecrating one's life to the truth by Christopher Kelly( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social contract ; Discourse on the virtue most necessary for a hero ; Political fragments ; and, Geneva manuscript by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reveries of the solitary walker by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These hours of solitude and meditation are the only time of the day when I am completely myself'Reveries of the Solitary Walker is Rousseau's last great work, the product of his final years of exile from the society that condemned his political and religious views. Returning to Paris the philosopher determines to keep a faithful record of the thoughts and ideas that come to him on his perambulations. Part reminiscence, part reflection, enlivened by anecdote and encounters, the Reveries form a kind of sequel to his Confessions, but they are more introspectiveand less defensive: Rousseau finds h
The collected writings of Rousseau by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

20 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter to D'Alembert and writings for the theater by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These two thinkers confront the issues surrounding public support for the arts through d'Alembert's original proposal, Rousseau's attack, and the first English translation of d'Alembert's response as well as correspondence relating to the exchange."
Emile, or, On education : includes Emile and Sophie, or, The solitaries by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The challenge of Rousseau( Book )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The essays in this volume focus on Rousseau's genuine yet undervalued stature as a philosopher"--
On philosophy, morality, and religion by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings together Rousseau's key writings on philosophy, morality, and religion. This title can stand alone or serve as a companion to Rousseau's "First and Second Discourses" and "Social Contract". It also includes the key essay on the "Origin of Languages", containing his important statements about his thought and its origin and development
Rousseau on women, love, and family by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter to Beaumont, letters written from the mountain, and related writings by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rousseau's responses to the religious and political critics of his works
History of the French revolution, and of the wars produced by that event by Christopher Kelly( Book )

3 editions published between 1818 and 1835 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter to d'Alembert and writings for the theater : the collected writings of Jean-Jacques Rousseau by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The first and second discourses
Alternative Names
Kelly, C. J. 1950-

Kelly, C. J. (Christopher J.), 1950-

Kelly, Christopher

Kelly, Christopher J. 1950-

Kelly, Christopher J. (Christopher Joseph), 1950-

Kelly, Christopher Joseph 1950-

Languages
English (131)

German (1)

Covers
The first and second discoursesDiscourse on the origins of inequality (second discourse) ; Polemics ; and, Political economyThe confessions ; and, Correspondence, including the letters to MalesherbesRousseau as author : consecrating one's life to the truthThe reveries of the solitary walkerThe collected writings of RousseauLetter to D'Alembert and writings for the theaterEmile, or, On education : includes Emile and Sophie, or, The solitaries