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Mill refers to Rousseau's upsetting the consensus of the Enlightenment that the modern spirit of commerce makes people more "civilized" with his theory of "natural goodness" of men. A good review of recent scholarship on Rousseau is Gentle Savages and Fierce Citizens against Civilization by Mendham, who describes the consensus as follows:...


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I would like to suggest that within Spinoza's physics, which do not differ from the classical, his concept of 'Motion and Rest' comes closest to qualifying as a Unified Field Theory, if that's what you mean by GUT. He recognized that the motions of the fluid elements within the individual organs of the human body, including cellular interactions, and the ...


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