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The age of enlightenment.

Publisher: Thousand Oaks, CA : Goldhil Video, 2001.
Series: Just the facts learning series.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Enlightenment, which began in France, spread to other countries of Europe and eventually to America, shifted thinking from reliance on the Church to self-reliance. It fostered a change from blind faith to inquiring minds. It encouraged the investgation of new ideas. The popular phrase "question authority" very well could have come out of The Enlightenment. It gave fuel to both the French and American  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
ISBN: 1585655376 9781585655373
OCLC Number: 46461512
Credits: Producer/director Ned Rodgers.
Performer(s): Narrator, Greg Heimer.
Description: 1 videocassette (50 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Just the facts learning series.
Other Titles: Just the facts: the age of enlightenment

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The Enlightenment, which began in France, spread to other countries of Europe and eventually to America, shifted thinking from reliance on the Church to self-reliance. It fostered a change from blind faith to inquiring minds. It encouraged the investgation of new ideas. The popular phrase "question authority" very well could have come out of The Enlightenment. It gave fuel to both the French and American Revolutions. It is a period of history intrinsically French in its origins but predominately American in its impact.

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