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A cultural history of the Enlightenment

by Norman Hampson

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Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Enlightenment

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB411 .H38 1968
    The Physical Object
    Pagination304 p.
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24723381M
    LC Control Number68026043

    D. Goodman, The Republic of Letters: A Cultural History of the French Enlightenment () C. Jones, The Great Nation: France from Louis XV to Napoleon (), ch. 5; R. Porter, Enlightenment: Britain and the Creation of the Modern World ( edn.) Enlightenment and revolution. R. Chartier, The Cultural Origins of the French Revolution () The Enlightenment has been defined in many different ways, but at its broadest was a philosophical, intellectual and cultural movement of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. It stressed reason, logic, criticism, and freedom of thought over dogma, blind faith, and ://

    The Cultural Histories Series. The Cultural Histories are multi-volume sets that survey the social and cultural construction of specific subjects across six historical periods, broadly: Antiquity - The Medieval Age - The Renaissance - The Age of Enlightenment - The Age of Empire - The Modern Age The subjects covered so far in this rapidly growing series include: Animals, the Human Body, Food   In a big-thinking cultural history told through an extraordinary range of stories and sources, Knox explores how our ideas about desire and pursuit have developed in step with the modern world. This is a bold, modern charter of seduction, from the birth of the Enlightenment to the explosion of romantic literature and right up to our

    A great book about an even greater book is a rare event in publishing. Robert Darnton’s history of the Encyclopédie is such an occasion. The author explores some fascinating territory in the French genre of histoire du livre, and at the same time he tracks the diffusion of Enlightenment ideas. He is concerned with the form of the thought of the great philosophes as it materialized into Enlightenment ideas enjoyed wider circulation and cultural uptake through public exhibitions of art works that engaged audiences in interpretive response to aspects of the Enlightenment project. Milam will use her expertise in exactly this area to provide input into the research program of the ERCC by keeping this aspect of the Enlightenment in


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