Reassessing Rousseau’s Cultural Thought: The Letter to d’Alembert on the Theatre Matthew Walsh

Walsh, Matthew (2011) Reassessing Rousseau’s Cultural Thought: The Letter to d’Alembert on the Theatre Matthew Walsh. Mapping Politics, 3. pp. 103-108.

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Abstract

An analysis of Rousseau's cultural and artistic ideas, as taken from the famous Letter to d'Alembert on the Theater. The relation between art and society is examined in keeping with Rousseau's political thought, and contrasts are drawn with the present Western system of democracy.

Item Type: Article
URI: http://research.library.mun.ca/id/eprint/347
Item ID: 347
Keywords: Rousseau, Letter to d’Alembert, Democracy, Theater, Theatre
Department(s): UNSPECIFIED
Date: 2011
Date Type: Publication

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