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Wokler, Robert 1942-2006

Overview
Works: 117 works in 283 publications in 4 languages and 6,867 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: H51, 194
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Most widely held works by Robert Wokler
Inventing human science eighteenth-century domains ( )
10 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The human sciences - including psychology, anthropology, and social theory - are widely held to have been born during the 18th century. This full-length, English-language study of the Enlightenment sciences of humans explores the sources, context, and effects of this major intellectual development
Rousseau by Robert Wokler ( Book )
21 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the Publisher: One of the most profound thinkers of modern history, Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712-78) was a central figure of the European Enlightenment. He was also its most formidable critic, condemning the political, economic, theological, and sexual trappings of civilization along lines that would excite the enthusiasm of romantic individualists and radical revolutionaries alike. In this study of Rousseau's life and works, Robert Wolker shows how his philosophy of history, his theories of music and politics, his fiction, educational, and religious writings, and even his botany, were all inspired by revolutionary ideals of mankind's self-realization in a condition of unfettered freedom. He explains how, in regressing to classical republicanism, ancient mythology, direct communication with God, and solitude, Rousseau anticipated some post-modernist rejections of the Enlightenment as well
Rousseau, the Age of Enlightenment, and their legacies by Robert Wokler ( )
11 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert Wokler was one of the world's leading experts on Rousseau and the Enlightenment, but some of his best work was published in the form of widely scattered and difficult-to-find essays. This book collects for the first time a representative selection of his most important essays on Rousseau and the legacy of Enlightenment political thought. These essays concern many of the great themes of the age, including liberty, equality and the origins of revolution. But they also address a number of less prominent debates, including those over cosmopolitanism, the nature and social role of music and
The Cambridge history of eighteenth-century political thought ( Book )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides a comprehensive overview of the development of western political thought during the European enlightenment. Covers major themes in eighteenth-century political thought in a series of essays, which are complemented by extensive guides for further reading, and brief biographical notes of the major characters in the text, including Rousseau, Montesquieu and David Hume
The Enlightenment and modernity by Norman Geras ( )
16 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection of essays is addressed to the legacy of Enlightenment thought, with respect to eighteenth-century notions of human nature, human rights, representative democracy or the nation-state, and with regard to the barbarism, including the Holocaust, allegedly unleashed by eighteenth-century ideals of civilization. Each author offers an interpretation of modern or postmodern philosophy against the background of a so-called Enlightenment Project, envisaged as the conceptual ghost that haunts modernity
Political writings by Denis Diderot ( Book )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man and society, political and social theory by J. P Plamenatz ( Book )
18 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Rousseau and liberty ( Book )
5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Isaiah Berlin's Counter-Enlightenment by Isaiah Berlin ( Book )
9 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Social thought of J.J. Rousseau by Robert Wokler ( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rousseau & the eighteenth century : essays in memory of R.A. Leigh ( Book )
5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rousseau by Robert Wokler ( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in German and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man and society : political and social theories from Machiavelli to Marx by J. P Plamenatz ( Book )
9 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man and society : A critical examination of some important social and political theories from Machiavelli to Marx vol 2 by J. P Plamenatz ( Book )
15 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rousseau : introduction à une pensée vagabonde by Robert Wokler ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man and society : political and social theories from Machiavelli to Marx by J. P Plamenatz ( Book )
7 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rousseau by Robert Wokler ( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in Italian and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rousseau and liberty : [papers originally presented at a colloquium at Trinity College, Cambridge, Sept. 28 - 30, 1988] ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection complette des oeuvres de J.J. Rousseau by Jean-Jacques Rousseau ( Book )
1 edition published in 1782 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Œuvres inédites de Diderot Le neveu de Rameau. Voyage de Hollande by Denis Diderot ( Book )
1 edition published in 1821 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Wochiler, Robert Lucien, 1942-2006
Wochiler, Robert Lucien 1942-2006 Wirklicher Name
ウォクラー, ロバート
Languages
English (157)
German (4)
French (4)
Italian (2)
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