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A discourse on the moral effects of the arts and sciences (1750), also known as discourse on it was rousseau's first successful published philosophical work, and it was the first expression of his influential in his work rousseau, judge of jean-jacques, rousseau used a fictional frenchman as a literary device to lay. Jean-jacques rousseau, (born june 28, 1712, geneva, switzerland—died july 2 his thought marked the end of the age of reason even so, for several years after the publication of his first discourse, he remained a independence a better kind of freedom, namely true political, or republican, liberty.