Roger Masters

  • Nelson A. Rockefeller Professor of Government, Emeritus

  • Research Professor of Government

  • President, Foundation for Neuroscience and Society


HB 6108


  • B.A. Harvard University
  • M.A. University of Chicago
  • Ph.D. University of Chicago

Selected Publications

  • The Collected Writings of Rousseau, with Christopher Kelly, eds. University Press of New England, 12 volumes, 1990-2007

  • Fortune is a River: Leonardo da Vinci and Niccolo Machiavelli's Magnificent Dream to Change the Course of Florentine History, New York: Simon and Schuster, 1998. (See NYT book review)

  • The Nature of Politics. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1989

  • The Political Philosophy of Rousseau. Princeton, N.J., Princeton University Press, 1968. Also available in French, as La philosophie politique de rousseau. Lyon: ENS Editions, 2002.

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