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social contract

Medical practice The implied understanding between physician and Pt that the former provides the best possible care in a truthful and timely fashion, in exchange for the latter's trust. See Doctor-patient relationship.
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Rousseau's "despote" is not Aristotle's despotes, the master who exercises private rule over his slaves in the household by dint of his possession of the "naturally ruling element." (11) Instead, it is "l'usurpateur du pouvoir Souverain" (Contrat social, 423), the absolute ruler who usurps popular sovereignty and whose apologists attempt to found this despotic rule in nature by deriving it from a natural paternal power.
Apres cette double analyse, Fouillee conclut que les doctrines du contrat social et de l'organisme social peuvent, l'une et l'autre, fournir une explication plausible des organisations humaines ; mais, si au lieu de mettre leurs divergences de l'avant, nous tentons de les unir en une idee plus comprehensive, nous pouvons donner naissance a une troisieme voie, celle de l'organisme contractuel.
We can see some operations of repetition, substitution, and transformation in Rousseau's writings by looking at Du contrat social, La Nouvelle Heloise, and Emile (17) in light of Main's model.
Thoma argues that the text should be located in the field of tension ("Spannungsfeld") between utopian thought and the social contract idea, and he pursues this approach by discussing the novel in the context of Rousseau's two Discours of the 1750s and the Contrat social and Emile, both published in 1762.
The first is Jo Ann McEachern's discussion of the popularity of Rousseau's Du contrat social in the light of her projected bibliography.
His four-volume novel Emile; ou, De l'education (1762; Emile; or, On Education) and the essay Du Contrat social (1762; The Social Contract), in which he discussed the idea of the volonte general , or general will, were both condemned by the Parlement of Paris.
(Le Contrat social, 1762) Chief work of Jean Jacques Rousseau, a treatise on the origins and organization of government and the rights of citizens.
[beaucoup moins que]Conscient du sentiment d'injustice pouvant etre ressenti par certains devant la rapidite d'un progres economique et industriel qui bouscule pas mal de choses, SM le Roi propose tres justement un nouveau contrat social emportant l'adhesion globale de l'Eetat, des forces vives incluant le secteur prive, des formations politiques et des syndicats, des associations, ainsi que de l'ensemble des citoyens[beaucoup plus grand que], a souligne M.
Pour lui, [beaucoup moins que]elles peuvent se realiser si toutes les forces economiques et sociales adherent a un contrat social democratiquement negocie en toute connaissance de l'etat reel de notre economie[beaucoup plus grand que].
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