noun Date: 1865 1. the philosophical, educational, and political doctrines of Jean Jacques Rousseau 2. the return to or glorification of a simpler and more primitive way of life • Rousseauist nounRousseauistic adjective

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  • rousseauism — ROUSSEAUÍSM s.n. Concepţia lui Jean Jacques Rousseau, având la bază principiul revenirii la natură şi aplicarea lui în viaţă şi pedagogie. [pron. ru so ism. / < Rousseau – gânditor iluminist şi scriitor francez + ism]. Trimis de LauraGellner,… …   Dicționar Român

  • Rousseauism — Rousseauist, Rousseauite, n. Rousseauistic, adj. /rooh soh iz euhm/, n. the doctrines or principles of Jean Jacques Rousseau or his adherents. [1860 65; ROUSSEAU + ISM] * * * …   Universalium

  • rousseauism — rous·seau·ism …   English syllables

  • rousseauism — rüˈsōˌizəm noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Jean Jacques Rousseau + English ism : the philosophy of Jean Jacques Rousseau or his followers and especially the doctrines of the inherent equality of men, the general will as the basis… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rousseauist — noun see Rousseauism …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Rousseauistic — adjective see Rousseauism …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Thomas Day — (22 June 1748 28 September 1789), was a British author. He is most well known for the children s book The History of Sandford and Merton (1783 1789) which emphasized Rousseauvian educational ideals.Life and worksDay was born on 22 June 1748… …   Wikipedia

  • Germaine de Staël — Madame de Staël Anne Louise Germaine de Staël Holstein (French pronunciation: [stal]; 22 April 1766 – 14 July 1817), commonly known as Madame de Staël, was a French speaking Swiss author living in Paris and abroad. She influenced literary… …   Wikipedia

  • neorusseauism — NEORUSSEAUÍSM RU SO ISM/ s. n. tendinţă în pedagogia actuală de reîntoarcere la ideile lui J. J. Rousseau. (< neo + rousseauism) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • rousseauistic — |rüsō|istik adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Jean Jacques Rousseau + English istic : of, relating to, or characteristic of Rousseau or Rousseauism …   Useful english dictionary

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