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Published: 14 June 2019

206 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190637088

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Sophie de Grouchy's Letters on Sympathy

A Critical Engagement with Adam Smith's The Theory of Moral Sentiments

Edited by Sandrine Bergès, Eric Schliesser, and Translated by Sandrine Bergäs

Oxford New Histories of Philosophy

  • Offers a new translation of a text by a largely forgotten female philosopher, whose profound contributions anticipated the work of later political philosophers
  • Gives an account of the history of philosophy from late 18th-century France and Europe and the way it affected the political events of that time
  • Includes a glossary and notes as well as a critical introduction that provides analysis and historical context