Tag Archive: Emile

Jun 28

June 28: Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

“The Supreme Being is best displayed by the fixed and unalterable order of nature.” Rousseau was expelled from Geneva for “irreligion.”

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Apr 27

April 27: Mary Wollstonecraft

Mary Wollstonecraft

Wollstonecraft argued that to obtain social equality society must rid itself of the monarchy as well as the church and military hierarchies.

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