By Fran^cois de La Rochefoucauld
This is able to be a superb model of los angeles Rochefoucauld's Maxims if it were thoroughly hypertexted for the Kindle, regrettably, it's not. There aren't any hyperlinks to the notes on the again, the desk of contents is just in part hypertexted (the prefatory topic could be accessed without delay, yet you cannot cross instantly to the 1st web page of the textual content for example). additionally there are ordinary gaps within the textual content as displayed the place a date could have an irrelevant house in it (for instance 1 642 for the yr 1642). anyone must return and do a greater task in this merchandise.
Read Online or Download Collected Maxims and Other Reflections: with parallel French text (Oxford World's Classics) PDF
Similar education books
During this “lively, provocative and well-researched book" (Theodore Sizer), Alfie Kohn builds a strong argument opposed to the “back to basics" philosophy of educating and simplistic calls for to “raise the bar. " Drawing on tales from actual school rooms and huge study, Kohn indicates mom and dad, educators, and others attracted to the talk how colleges may help scholars discover rules instead of filling them with forgettable evidence and getting ready them for standardized exams.
This study explores the query to whether the best way chinese language administration handles clash is essentially varied from in other places or a lot an identical. It does so via reading intimately a global three way partnership building undertaking, the place managers rooted in contrasting company structures have been introduced jointly, and by way of exhibiting how the venture stepped forward over the years, how numerous clash occasions arose, and the way they have been dealt with.
This quantity bargains with the fundamental human rights of extraterrestrial beings from the point of view of overseas and comparative legislations. It examines the principles concerning remedy of extraterrestrial beings and the level to which those principles were followed within the family laws of greater than forty various states. It goals to accomplish simple targets: 1) to outline the prestige of extraterrestrial beings lower than foreign legislations, that's, which rights are granted to each individual by means of overseas tools; and a pair of) to set up even if this algorithm has been followed through the family laws of the states below assessment.
- Reaffirming Higher Education
- Thomas Jefferson's Philosophy of Education: A Utopian Dream
- Educational Leaders Without Borders: Rising to Global Challenges to Educate All
- From Polaris to Trident: The Development of US Fleet Ballistic Missile Technology
- The Future of Thinking: Learning Institutions in a Digital Age (John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Reports on Digital Media and Learning)
Additional resources for Collected Maxims and Other Reflections: with parallel French text (Oxford World's Classics)
A woman could not possibly be an honnête femme without being chaste, but even a very unchaste man––Louis XIV, for instance––could be an honnête homme. (‘Honest’ in seventeenth-century English carried some of the same ambiguities. ) In modern English, very few terms have both the moral and the social resonances of honnête homme; we have chosen the rendering ‘man of honor’, ‘honorable man’, using the -or spelling to distinguish it from honneur, which we always render ‘honour’ with a u. ) For honnête femme we have chosen the translation ‘virtuous woman’, which nowadays tends to be used primarily of sexual virtue without being absolutely restricted to that.
Hippeau, Louis, Essai sur la morale de La Rochefoucauld (Paris, ). , ). Horowitz, L. , Love and Language: A Study of the Classical French Moralist Writers (Columbus, Ohio, ). , Paris, ). –––– La Rochefoucauld: L’Homme et son image (Paris, ). , La Rochefoucauld: The Art of Abstraction (Ithaca, NY, ). Select Bibliography xli Moore, W. , La Rochefoucauld: His Mind and Art (Oxford, ). Mourgues, Odette de, Two French Moralists: La Rochefoucauld and La Bruyère (Cambridge, ).
La Rochefoucauld: Maxims (London, ). Hippeau, Louis, Essai sur la morale de La Rochefoucauld (Paris, ). , ). Horowitz, L. , Love and Language: A Study of the Classical French Moralist Writers (Columbus, Ohio, ). , Paris, ). –––– La Rochefoucauld: L’Homme et son image (Paris, ). , La Rochefoucauld: The Art of Abstraction (Ithaca, NY, ). Select Bibliography xli Moore, W. , La Rochefoucauld: His Mind and Art (Oxford, ). Mourgues, Odette de, Two French Moralists: La Rochefoucauld and La Bruyère (Cambridge, ).