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  1. Helena Rosenblatt (forthcoming). Tocqueville. The Aristocratic Sources of Liberty. Intellectual History Review:1-3.
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  2. Helena Rosenblatt (2008). Liberal Values: Benjamin Constant and the Politics of Religion. Cambridge University Press.
    Professor Rosenblatt presents a study of Benjamin Constant's intellectual development into a founding father of modern liberalism, through a careful analysis of his evolving views on religion. Constant's life spanned the Enlightenment, the French Revolution, Napoleon's rise and rule, and the Bourbon Restoration. Rosenblatt analyses Constant's key role in many of this era's heated debates over the role of religion in politics, and in doing so, exposes and addresses many misconceptions that have long reigned about Constant and his period. In (...)
     
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  3. Helena Rosenblatt (2006). Rousseau's Gift to Geneva. Modern Intellectual History 3 (1):65-73.
    People often seem to forget that Rousseau dedicated his SecondDiscourse to This is a shame because, in doing so, they miss precious clues not only about the meaning of the Discourse itself, but also about its place in Rousseau's political thought as a whole. It is also rather curious, because Rousseau's dedicatory letter to Geneva is actually not so easy to overlook; in the Pléiade edition it takes up more than ten pages of tightly worded text and is thus almost (...)
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  4. Helena Rosenblatt (2004). Re-Evaluating Benjamin Constant's Liberalism: Industrialism, Saint-Simonianism and the Restoration Years. History of European Ideas 30 (1):23-37.
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  5. Helena Rosenblatt (2004). Why Constant? A Critical Overview of the Constant Revival. Modern Intellectual History 1 (3):439-453.
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  6. Helena Rosenblatt (1997). Rousseau and Geneva: From the First Discourse to the Social Contract, 1749-1762. Cambridge University Press.
    Rousseau and Geneva reconstructs the main aspects of Genevan socio-economic, political and religious thought in the first half of the eighteenth century. In this way Dr Rosenblatt effectively contextualizes the development of Rousseau's thought from the First Discourse through to the Social Contract. Over time Rousseau has been adopted as a French thinker, but this adoption obscures his Genevan origin. Dr Rosenblatt points out that he is, in fact, a Genevan thinker and illustrates for the first time that Rousseau's classical (...)
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