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The Genealogies of Knowledge Modern English corpus constitutes a growing collection of over 250 texts. These are mostly (but not exclusively) translations, published in English from 1850 onwards, and all of relevance to the historical development of political and scientific discourse.

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Content of the Modern English corpus

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AuthorAuthor 2TitlePublication DateFilenameTranslator
Michel FoucaultMadness and Civilization: A History of Insanity in the age of Reason1966mod000001Richard Howard
Ludwig WittgensteinTractatus Logico-Philosophicus1961mod000002D. F. Pears
Michel FoucaultThe Birth of the Clinic: An archaeology of medical perception1973mod000003A. M. Sheridan
Immanuel KantThe Moral Law: Groundwork of the metaphysic of morals1948mod000004H. J. Paton
Jacques DerridaSpecters of Marx: The state of the debt, the work of mourning and the new international1994mod000005Peggy Kamuf
Michel FoucaultThe Order of Things: An archaeology of the human sciences1970mod000006Unknown
Philippe Lacoue-LabartheJean-Luc NancyRetreating the Political1997mod000007Simon Sparks
Wolfgang MerkelAlexander Petring, Christian Henkes, Christoph EgleSocial Democracy in Power: The Capacity to Reform2008mod000008
Simone WeilThe Need for Roots2002mod000009Arthur Wills
René GirardI see Satan fall like Lightning2001mod000010James G. Williams
Karl PopperThe Two Fundamental Problems of the Theory of Knowledge2009mod000011John Kinory
Jean-Paul SartreBeing and Nothingness. An essay on phenomenological ontology2003mod000012Hazel E. Barnes
Rupert Crawshay-WilliamsMethods and Criteria of Reasoning: An Inquiry into the Structure of Controversy2001mod000013
Rudolf CarnapThe Unity of Science2011mod000014M. Black
Max WeberWeber’s Rationalism and Modern Society: New Translations on Politics, Bureaucracy, and Social Stratification2015mod000015Tony Waters
ThucydidesThucydides, with an English Translation1919mod000016CF Smith
Jacques RancièreThe Politics of Aesthetics2006mod000017Gabriel Rockhill
René GirardViolence and the Sacred1979mod000018Patrick Gregory
ThucydidesThucydides translated into English; with introduction, marginal analysis, notes, and indices1881mod000019Benjamin Jowett
ThucydidesThe History of the Peloponnesian War1874mod000020Richard Crawley
Bonaventura de Sousa SantosWhy Has Cuba Become a Difficult Problem for the Left?2009mod000022
ThucydidesHistory of the Peloponnesian War1629 / 1843mod000023Thomas Hobbes
Alain BadiouEthics: An Essay on the Understanding of Evil2001mod000024Peter Hallward
GalenOn Anatomical Procedures1956mod000025C. Singer
HippocratesOath1849mod000026Francis Adams
HippocratesAirs, Waters, Places1849mod000027Francis Adams
HippocratesOath1923mod000028W. H. S. Jones
HippocratesAirs, Waters, Places1923mod000029W. H. S. Jones
HippocratesNature of Man1931mod000030W. H. S. Jones
J.M. BernsteinMimetic Rationality and Material Inference : Adorno and Brandom2004mod000031
Cécile Van de VeldeThe “Indignados”: The Reasons for Outrage2011mod000032Cadenza Academic Translations
Hagen KellerElectoral systems and conceptions of community in Italian communes2014mod000033Sarah-Louise Raillard
Julien TalpinRepresentation as performance2016mod000034Cadenza Academic Translations
HippocratesLaw1849mod000035Francis Adams
Hervé RaynerBernard VoutatJudicialisation and Direct Democracy2014mod000036Sarah-Louise Raillard
Guillaume Sibertin-BlancFrom Democratic Simulacrum to the Fabulation of the People: Minority Populism2013mod000037Cadenza Academic Translations
Maya CollombonAlongside Contemporary Zapatismo: Resistance Networks and Mobilizations in Chiapas in the 2000s2013mod000038
Jacques BidetCommunism: Between Philosophy, Prophecy, and Theory 2010mod000039Cadenza Academic Translations
John R. ShookPragmatism, Pluralism, and Public Democracy 2010mod000040
Sylvaine BulleThe State Is Leaving Us2013mod000041
Stefano PetruccianiMetastructure, Organization, Ruling Class 2008mod000042Cadenza Academic Translations
Jean-Denis BredinSecrecy, Transparency, and Democracy 2001mod000043
Enriqué DusselTwenty Theses on Politics2008mod000044George Ciccariello-Maher
HerodotusHistories1920mod000045A. D. Godley
Vincent BourdeauFabrice FlipoThe Proper Use of Community2011mod000046
Sylvain KahnThe nation-state as a territorial myth of European construction2014mod000047
ThucydidesThe Peloponnesian War1998mod000048Steven Lattimore
HippocratesPrognostics1923mod000049W. H. S. Jones
Mary Anne Griffith-TraversyDemocracy, Parliament and Electoral Systems2003mod000050
HippocratesLaw1923mod000051W. H. S. Jones
Stephen GuestIntegrity, Equality and Justice 2005mod000052
Sarah Ben NéfissaPolitical and Civil Revolution in Egypt: Democracy and Its Corrective2011mod000053
Samuel HayatInclusive Representation2013mod000054
Robin CelikatesAgainst Manichaeism : The Politics of Forms of Life and the Possibilities of Critique2015mod000055
Pauline Colonna d’IstriaPublic Reason through the Mirror of the One[1]. Claude Lefort vs. Rawls2011mod000056
Tarik DahouTrends Come and Go, the Community Remains 2011mod000057JPD Systems
Karl MarxMarx: Selected Writings1994mod000058Loyd D. Easton
Alexis De TocquevilleDemocracy in America2000mod000059Stephen D. Grant
Marc BarbierLionel Cauchard, Pierre-Benoit Joly, Catherine Paradeise, Dominique VinckTowards pragmatic, ecological and political approaches to expertise 2013mod000060
Patrice FlichyDemocracy 2.02010mod000061Cadenza Academic Translations
Michaël FœœsselThe Beliefs of Democratic People: Habermas and the Question of Religion2013mod000062Cadenza Academic Translations
Paulin IsmardThe Single Body of the City2014mod000063Joanna Stephens
Pamela PansardiDemocracy, domination and the distribution of power: Substantive Political Equality as a Procedural Requirement 2016mod000064
Didier LapeyronnieRadical Academicism, or the Sociologist’s Monologue : Who are Radical Sociologists Talking with ? 2004mod000065
Gérard MaugerSociology is a Political Science2012mod000066Cadenza Academic Translations
Glyn DalyThe Terror of Žižek2012mod000067
Jacques TestartThe Return of Drawing Lots2011mod000068
Joël GaubertPopulist Malaise in Contemporary Democracy2012mod000069
Jonathan HearnInequality, liberal society, and the balance of power 2016mod000070
Justine LacroixWas Karl Marx truly against human rights?Individual emancipation and human rights theory2012mod000071
Laure BereniAnne RevillardA Paradigmatic Social Movement?2012mod000072JPD Systems
Lucien ScublaA Lacuna in Mimetic Theory: the Absence of the Political in the Girardian System2013mod000073Cadenza Academic Translations
Boubacar NianeExperts versus Researchers in the Production and Circulation of Knowledge and Sociopolitical Meaning in Senega2011mod000074
Christian GodinAvatars of Will in Contemporary Democracies2011mod000075
Claire Bénit-GbaffouPhilippe Gervais-LambonyForms of Local Democracy in South African Cities2008mod000076JPD Systems
Dan ArbibThe Two Ways of Spinoza: The Levinasian Interpretation of the Ethics and the Theological-Political Treatise2012mod000077Cadenza Academic Translations
Denis MerklenPolitical Violence in Democracy2012mod000078Cadenza Academic Translations
Albert W. DzurPublic Restorative Justice: The Participatory Democratic Dimensions of Institutional Reform2015mod000079
Arnaud MacéTwo Forms of the Common in Ancient Greece2014mod000080Katharine Throssell
AristotleNicomachean Ethics2000mod000081Terence Irwin
Johann Gottfried HerderAnother Philosophy of History and Selected Political Writings2004mod000082Ioannis D. Evrigenis
AristotleAthenian Constitution1920mod000083Frederic G. Kenyon
Hans-Peter MartinHarald SchumannThe Global Trap: Globalization and the Assault on Prosperity and Democracy1997mod000084
HerodotusOn the War for Greek Freedom (Selections from The Histories)2003mod000085Samuel Shirley
AristotlePolitics1885mod000086Benjamin Jowett
AristotlePolitics1944mod000087H. Rackham
AristotleAthenian Constitution1935mod000088H. Rackham
HerodotusHistories1904mod000089George Campbell Macaulay
Karl PopperThe Logic of Scientific Discovery2002mod000090Karl Popper, Julius Freed, Jan Freed
William FisherThomas PonniahAnother World Is Possible: World Social Forum Proposals for an Alternative Globalization2015mod000091
Nicos PoulantzasPolitical Power and Social Classes1973mod000092T. O’Hagan
Bonaventura de Sousa SantosThe Rise of the Global Left: The World Social Forum and beyond2006mod000093
PlatoRepublic1974mod000094G. M. A. Grube
PlatoRepublic2007mod000095Joe Sachs
Georgina BlakeleyValerie BrysonContemporary Political Concepts: A Critical Introduction2002mod000096
Karl MarxWritings of the Young Marx on Philosophy and Society1997mod000097Loyd D. Easton
ThucydidesThe history of the Peloponnesian war by Thucydides1848mod000098Henry Dale
HippocratesAphorisms1886mod000100Francis Adams
HippocratesEpidemics1886mod000101Francis Adams
HippocratesEpidemics1923mod000102W. H. S. Jones
HippocratesOn Regimen in Acute Diseases1886mod000103Francis Adams
HippocratesOn Ancient Medicine1886mod000104Francis Adams
HippocratesOn Ancient Medicine1923mod000105W. H. S. Jones
HippocratesOn the Sacred Disease1886mod000106Francis Adams
XenophonConstitution of the Athenians1925mod000107Glen Warran Bowersock
XenophonWays and Means1925mod000108Glen Warren Bowersock
XenophonMemorabilia1923mod000109Otis Johnson Todd
XenophonHeiro1925mod000110G.W. Bowersock
XenophonHellenica1918-1921mod000111C.L. Brownson
XenophonEconomics1923mod000112E.G. Marchant
XenophonCyropaedia1914mod000113Walter Miller
XenophonConstitution of the Lacedaimonians1925mod000114G.W. Bowersock
XenophonAnabasis1921-1922mod000115C.L. Brownson
XenophonAgesilaus1925mod000116G.W. Bowersock
Pierre DuhemEssays in the History and Philosophy of Science1996mod000117Roger Ariew
HippocratesPrognostics1886mod000118Francis Adams
HippocratesOn Regimen in Acute Diseases1923mod000119William Jones
GalenOn the Sects for Beginners1985mod000121R. Walzer
Étienne BalibarEqualiberty: Political Essays2014mod000122James Ingram
Alain DuplouyTHE SO-CALLED SOLONIAN PROPERTY CLASSES2014mod000123Christophe Réthoré
Albert OgienPRAGMATISMS AND SOCIOLOGIES2014mod000124Toby Matthews
Anne LevadePOSITIVE DISCRIMINATION AND THE PRINCIPLE OF EQUALITY IN FRENCH LAW2004mod000125Cadenza Academic Translations
Christel Müller(DE)CONSTRUCTING POLITEIA2014mod000126Arby Gharibian
Didier MineurAFTER FOUCAULT: POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY IN FRANCE SINCE THE 1980S2013mod000127Cadenza Academic Translations
Dominique SchnapperEthnic Statistics: Democratic Issues and Democratic Aspirations2008mod000128CNRS
Élise RoullaudCOMMON AGRICULTURAL POLICY “EXPERTS” IN THE CONFÉDÉRATION PAYSANNE FARMERS’ UNION2013mod000129JPD Systems
François DubetEQUALITY OF PLACE, EQUALITY OF OPPORTUNITY2011mod000130Cadenza Academic Translations
François RoubaudJean-Michel WachsbergerARE POOR NEIGHBORHOODS OPPOSED TO DEMOCRACY?2006mod000131JPD Systems
Gabriela SignoriSIMILITUDE, EQUALITY, AND RECIPROCITY2012mod000132Christophe Réthoré
Insa BreyerSperanta DumitruUNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRANTS HAVE THE RIGHT TO HAVE RIGHTS2007mod000133JPD Systems
Ionela Băluţă(RE)CONSTRUCTING DEMOCRACY WITHOUT WOMEN: GENDER AND POLITICS IN POSTCOMMUNIST ROMANIA2015mod000134Marian Rothstein
Jean-Fabien SpitzLEFT-WING LIBERTARIANISM: EQUALITY BASED ON SELFOWNERSHIP2006mod000135JPD Systems
Jean-Pierre PotierTHE SOCIALISM OF LÉON WALRAS2011mod000136JPD Systems
Linda K. KerberUS WOMEN'S HISTORY AS THE HISTORY OF HUMAN RIGHTS2012mod000137JPD Systems
Martin DeleixheRE-EVALUATING KANT'S COSMOPOLITAN LAW2014mod000138Sarah-Louise Raillard
Philippe BourmaudNation Building and Discrimination in the Middle East from the End of the Ottoman Empire to Today2009mod000139JPD Systems
Rafael Vázquez GarcíaDEMOCRATIC EFFECTS OF VOLUNTEER ORGANIZATIONS IN SPAIN2012mod000140
Sébastien ChauvinWAITING FOR PAPERS2009mod000141JPD Systems
Sébastien MortTRUTH AND PARTISAN MEDIA IN THE USA2012mod000142
Thomas PierreOFFICIALIZING BASQUE IN FRANCE2013mod000143JPD Systems
Tom RockmoreDILTHEY AND HISTORICAL REASON2003mod000144
Virginie DutoyaA REPRESENTATIVE CLAIM MADE IN THE NAME OF WOMEN?2016mod000145Cadenza Academic Translations
Yves SintomerTHE MEANINGS OF POLITICAL REPRESENTATION2013mod000146JPD Systems
HerodotusHistories1858-60mod000147George Rawlinson
ThucydidesSpeeches from Thucydides1873mod000148Henry Musgrave Wilkins
HerodotusHistories1847-9mod000149Henry Cary
ThucydidesCharles CollierTHE HISTORY OF THE PLAGUE OF ATHENS; Translated from Thucydides with remarks explanatory of its pathology by Charles Collier1857mod000150Charles Collier
PlatoParmenides1925mod000151Harold N. Fowler
PlatoRepublic1852mod000152John Llewelyn Davies
PlatoRepublic1871mod000153Benjamin Jowett
PlatoLaws1926mod000154R.G. Bury
PlatoApology1913mod000155Harold North Fowler
PlatoCrito1913mod000156Harold North Fowler
PlatoPhaedo1913mod000157Harold North Fowler
PlatoSophist1921mod000158Harold N. Fowler
PlatoStatesman1921mod000159Harold N. Fowler
PlatoTheaetetus1921mod000160Harold N. Fowler
PlatoGorgias1925mod000161W.R.M. Lamb
PlatoMeno1924mod000162W.R.M. Lamb
PlatoApology1871mod000163Benjamin Jowett
PlatoCrito1871mod000164Benjamin Jowett
PlatoPhaedo1871mod000165Benjamin Jowett
PlatoRepublic1937mod000166Paul Shorey
PlatoGorgias1871mod000167Benjamin Jowett
PlatoLaws1871mod000168Benjamin Jowett
PlatoMeno1871mod000169Benjamin Jowett
PlatoSophist1871mod000170Benjamin Jowett
PlatoStatesman1871mod000171Benjamin Jowett
PlatoTheaetetus1871mod000172Benjamin Jowett
PlatoEmpire and the Ends of Politics: Plato's Menexenus and Pericles' Funeral Oration1999mod000173Susan Collins
AristotlePolitics2012mod000175Joe Sachs
Daniel InnerarityThe Democracy of Knowledge2015mod000176Sandra Kingery
PlatoLaws1852mod000177Georges Burges
PlatoStatesman1850mod000178Georges Burges
PlatoApology1848mod000179Henry Cary
PlatoCrito1848mod000180Henry Cary
PlatoGorgias1848mod000181Henry Cary
PlatoPhaedo1848mod000182Henry Cary
PlatoApology1887mod000183Frederick John Church
PlatoCrito1887mod000184Frederick John Church
PlatoPhaedo1887mod000185Frederick John Church
PlatoRepublic1849mod000186Henry Davis
Walter PaterPlato and Platonism1893mod000187
PlatoGorgias1864mod000188E. M. Cope
PlatoPhaedo1875mod000189E. M. Cope
PlatoApology1879mod000190Ellen Francis Mason
PlatoCrito1879mod000191Ellen Francis Mason
PlatoApology1910mod000192F. M. Stawell
PlatoCrito1910mod000193F. M. Stawell
Louis AlthusserEtienne BalibarReading Capital1970mod000194Ben Brewster
Alain BadiouMetapolitics2005mod000195Jason Barker
AristotleEconomics1935mod000197G. C. Armstrong
AristotleRhetoric1926mod000198J. H. Freese
AverroesAverroes' Three Short Commentaries on Aristotle's "Topics", "Rhetoric" and "Poetics"1977mod000199Charles Butterworth
EpictetusThe Discourse of Epictetus1890mod000200Thomas Wentworth
EpictetusThe Discourse of Epictetus1891mod000201George Long
Etienne de la BoétieDiscourse on Voluntary Servitude2012mod000202James Atkinson
Eitienne de la BoétieDiscourse on Voluntary Servitude1942mod000203Harry Kurz
Ludwig WittgensteinTractatus Logico-Philosophicus1922mod000204C. K. Ogden
Boaventura de Sousa SantosA Discourse on the Sciences1992mod000205Maria Irene Ramalho
Auguste ComteIntroduction to Positive Philosophy1988mod000206Frederick Ferré
Jean-Jacques RousseauOn the Social Contract1988mod000207Donald A. Cress
René DescartesDiscourse on Method, Optics, Geometry, and Meteorology 2001mod000208Paul J. Olscamp
Jodi DeanDemocracy and Other Neoliberal Fantasies: Communicative Capitalism and Left Politics2009mod000209
AristotleEudemian Ethics1935mod000210H. Rackham
George GroteHistory of Greece Vol. 61851mod000211
George GroteHistory of Greece Vol. 71851mod000212
George GroteHistory of Greece Vol. 81851mod000213
ThucydidesStories from Thucydides1910mod000214H. L. Havell
Franz OppenheimerThe State1922mod000215John Milton Gitterman
PlatoTheaetetus1891mod000216Ellen Francis Mason
PlotinusThe Six Enneads1917mod000217Stephen MacKenna
PlatoTheaetetus1875mod000218F. A. Paley
PolybiusHistories1889mod000219Evelyn S. Shuckburgh
PlutarchLycurgus1914mod000220Bernadotte Perrin
PlutarchPericles1916mod000221Bernadotte Perrin
PlutarchAlcibiades1916mod000223Bernadotte Perrin
Baruch SpinozaTheological-Political Treatise2001mod000224Samuel Shirley
PlutarchAristides1914mod000226Bernadotte Perrin
PlutarchBrutus1918mod000227Bernadotte Perrin
Heikki PatomakiThe Great Eurozone Disaster: From Crisis to Global New Deal2013mod000228James O'Connor
Henri BergsonAn Introduction to Metaphysics1912mod000229T. E. Hulme
George GroteAristotleThe Politics of Aristotle1880mod000230
George GrotePlatoApology1885mod000231
George GrotePlatoCharmides1888mod000232
George GrotePlatoCrito1885mod000233
George GrotePlatoEuthydemus1888mod000234
George GrotePlatoGorgias1888mod000235
George GrotePlatoLaws (Leges) and Epinomis1888mod000236
George GrotePlatoMenexenus1888mod000237
George GrotePlatoMeno1888mod000238
George GrotePlatoParmenides1888mod000239
George GrotePlatoPhaedo1888mod000240
George GrotePlatoPhaedrus and Symposium1888mod000241
George GrotePlatoPhilebus1888mod000242
George GrotePlatoProtagoras1888mod000243
George GrotePlatoRepublic1888mod000244
George GrotePlatoSophist and Statesman (Politikus)1888mod000245
George GrotePlatoStatesman (Politikus) (by itself, apart from Sophist)1888mod000246
George GrotePlatoStatesman (Politikus) (by itself, apart from Sophist)1888mod000246
George GrotePlatoTheaetetus1888mod000247
George GrotePlatoTheaetetus1888mod000247
George GrotePlatoTimaeus and Kritias1888mod000248
George GrotePlatoTimaeus and Kritias1888mod000248
G. W. F. HegelThe Phenomenology of Mind1910mod000249J. B. Baillie
G.W.F. HegelHegel's Philosophy of Right1896mod000250S.W. Dyde
G. W. F. HegelLectures on the Proofs of the Existence of God1895mod000251Ebenezer Brown Speirs
G. W. F. HegelHegel's Logic (Part One of Hegel's Encyclopaedia of the Philosophical Sciences)1874mod000252William Wallace
PolybiusHistories (Book VI)1923mod000253W. R. Paton
Jeffrey H. EpsteinDemocracy and Its Others2016mod000254
PlutarchCato the Younger1918mod000255Bernadotte Perrin
PlutarchDion1918mod000256Bernadotte Perrin
PlutarchCaius Gracchus1918mod000257Bernadotte Perrin
PlutarchFabius Maximus1918mod000258Bernadotte Perrin
PlutarchSolon1918mod000259Bernadotte Perrin
PlutarchTiberius Gracchus1918mod000260Bernadotte Perrin
CiceroDe Re Publica1877mod000262C. D. Yonge
G. W. F. HegelHegel's Philosophy of the State and of History1887mod000265George Morris
Titus LiviusThe History of Rome1912mod000272William Masfen Roberts
Niccolo MachiavelliDiscourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius1883mod000275Ninian Hill Thomson
Titus LiviusThe History of Rome1949mod000288Frank Gardner Moore
Titus LiviusThe History of Rome1935mod000289Evan T. Sage
Titus LiviusThe History of Rome1935mod000290Evan T. Sage
Titus Livius (Livy)THE HISTORY OF ROME (Books 38-39)1936mod000291Evan T. Sage
Titus Livius (Livy)THE HISTORY OF ROME (Books 40-42)1938mod000292Evan T Sage, Alfred Schlesinger
Titus Livius (Livy)THE HISTORY OF ROME (Books 43-45)1951mod000293Alfred Schlesinger
CiceroTreatise On the Laws1841mod000294Francis Barham
CiceroTreatise On the Commonwealth (De Re Publica)1841mod000295Francis Barham
Marcus Tullius CiceroAgainst Verres1856mod000296C. D. Yonge
Nicolo MachiavelliTHE PRINCE1908mod000297W. K. Marriott
PlatoGorgias2009mod000298Joe Sachs
Publius Cornelius TacitusAgricola1877mod000299Alfred John Church, William Jackson Brodribb
Publius Cornelius TacitusAgricola1894mod000300R. B. Townshend
Publius Cornelius TacitusGermania1894mod000301R. B. Townshend
Publius Cornelius TacitusThe Origin and Situation of the Germans1876mod000302Alfred John Church, William Jackson Brodribb
PlatoStatesman2012mod000303Eva Brann, Peter Kalkavage, Eric Salem
PlatoStatesman1992mod000304J. B. Skemp
PlatoGorgias1887mod000305Ellen Francis Mason
CiceroOn Moral Duties1913mod000306Walter Miller
CiceroOn Moral Duties1887mod000307Andrew Peabody
Publius Cornelius TacitusThe Annals1876mod000308Alfred John Church, William Jackson Brodribb