Claude Adrien Helvetius: Selected full-text books and articles
Claude Helvetius: Philosopher of Democracy and Enlightenment Paine-Whitman, 1954
The Authority of Experience: Sensationist Theory in the French Enlightenment Pennsylvannia State University Press, 1996
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 3 "Helvetius's Seminal Concept of Physical Sensibility"
Classical Utilitarianism from Hume to Mill Routledge, 2003
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 5 "Helvetius, the Scottish Enlightenment, and Bentham's Idea of Utility"
History of Political Ideas: Crisis and the Apocalypse of Man University of Missouri Press, 1999PRIMARY SOURCE
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 1 "Helvetius"
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National Character and Public Spirit in Britain and France, 1750-1914 Cambridge University Press, 2002
Librarian’s tip: "The Widening of Societe: Helvetius, Mably again, and Holbach" begins on p. 51
Ideology Routledge, 2003 (2nd edition)
Librarian’s tip: "The French Connection: Condillac, Helvetius, and Holbach" begins on p. 51
Utilitarianism Routledge, 1996
Librarian’s tip: "Chastellux and Helvetius" begins on p. 50
The Classical Moralists Houghton, Mifflin, 1937
Librarian’s tip: "Claude Adrien Helvetius (1715-1771): De L'Esprit, or, Essays on the Mind" begins on p. 471
Les Philosophes: The Philosophers of the Enlightenment and Modern Democracy Capricorn Books, 1960
Librarian’s tip: "Helvetius (1715-1771)" begins on p. 185
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