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Author Suchon, Gabrielle, 1631-1703.
Title Traité de la morale et de la politique. Selections. English
A woman who defends all the persons of her sex : selected philosophical and moral writings / Gabrielle Suchon ; edited and translated by Domna C. Stanton and Rebecca M. Wilkin.
Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2010.

Series The other voice in early modern Europe
Other voice in early modern Europe.
Subject Women -- Early works to 1800.
Political ethics -- Early works to 1800.
Celibacy -- Early works to 1800.
Alt Name Stanton, Domna C.
Wilkin, Rebecca May.
Suchon, Gabrielle, 1631-1703. Du célibat volontaire. Selections. English.
Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 383 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Translated from the French.
Summary During the oppressive reign of Louis XIV, Gabrielle Suchon was the most forceful female voice in France, advocating women's freedom and self-determination, access to knowledge, and assertion of authority. This volume collects Suchon's writing and demonstrates her to be an original philosophical and moral thinker and writer.
Contents Contents; Acknowledgments; Series Editors' Introduction; Volume Editors' Introduction; Volume Editors' Bibliography; I. Treatise on Ethics and Politics, Divided into Three Parts: Freedom, Knowledge, and Authority; II. On the Celibate Life Freely Chosen, or Life without Commitments; Appendix: Complete Tables of Contents of the Entire Treatise on Ethics and On the Celibate Life Freely Chosen; Glossary; Series Editors' Bibliography; Index.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780226779232 (electronic bk.)
0226779238 (electronic bk.)
9780226779201 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780226779218 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
0226779203 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0226779211 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 642206246
Additional Format Print version: Suchon, Gabrielle, 1631-1703. Traité de la morale et de la politique. English. Selections. Woman who defends all the persons of her sex. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2010 9780226779201 (DLC) 2010000872 (OCoLC)457149279