Rudy Le Menthéour

RUDY LE MENTHEOUR has studied the polemics of Rousseau and the main philosophers of the French Enlightenment. His work also focuses on the rise of hygiene and medical anthropology in the Eighteenth Century. He is the author of La Manufacture de maladies: la dissidence hygiénique de Jean-Jacques Rousseau (Paris, Classiques Garnier, 2012). He is a former student of the Ecole Normale Supérieure and has taught both in France and in the United States.