A discourse upon the origin and foundation of the inequality among mankind

A discourse upon the origin and foundation of the inequality among mankind
by Jean-Jacques Rousseau
For other versions of this work, see Discourse on Inequality.

A

Discourse

upon the

Origin and Foundation

of the

Inequality among Mankind.


By John James Rousseau,

Citizen of GENEVA.



Non in depravatis, sed in his quæ bene secundum
naturam se habent, considerandum est quid sit naturale.
Arist. Politic. L. 2.



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