Lesson 8: Reflections on the Revolution in France by Edmund Burke, Pt. 3

Watch Lesson 8 of Teaching Modern Political Philosophy, presented by Joshua Gibbs.

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Reflections on Revolution in France by Edmund Burke (use an edition with chapter markings)

Outline of Session

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Discussion Questions
  • ​What does it mean to be an aristocrat?
  • What is the difference between assumed virtue and actual virtue?
  • What are the differences between who Burke and Rousseau think is fit to govern?

1 Comment

  1. Mnemosyne

    Small note–the first and second estates are reversed. May want to update the lecture notes.

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