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Panorama of the Enlightenment

Author: Dorinda Outram
Publisher: London : Thames and Hudson, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this book, the Enlightenment derives its special appeal as the historical staging ground for an intellectual ferment across Europe and America. Dorinda Outram places ideas in their widest possible context, expounding upon their social, political, and cultural implications and how they condition society's conduct in a variety of ways. She looks at what "Enlightenment" meant to contemporaries, how it affected  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bildband
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dorinda Outram
ISBN: 0500251312 9780500251317
OCLC Number: 80017561
Description: 319 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
Contents: What was the enlightenment? --
The sociable enlightenment --
Marriage, children and gender : the enlightenment family --
The global enlightenment --
Exploring the self --
Authoirty and architecture --
Science and medicine --
Epilogue : The legacy of the enlightenment.
Responsibility: Dorinda Outram.
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Featuring hundreds of researched illustrations from the widest range of sources, this book features a comprehensive and accessible survey of the Enlightenment its people, its horizons, its defining  Read more...

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