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In defence of the enlightenment

Author: Tzvetan Todorov
Publisher: London : Atlantic Books, January 2010. ©2009
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This brilliant and concise book from internationally renowned historian Tzvetan Todorov establishes the Enlightenment as the philosophical cornerstone of the modern world and argues that the wisdom  Read more...

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Todorov, Tzvetan, 1939-2017.
In defence of the enlightenment.
London : Atlantic Books, January 2010
(DLC) 2009370788
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tzvetan Todorov
ISBN: 9780857891389 0857891383
OCLC Number: 961691111
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introductory note --
The project --
Rejections and distortions --
Autonomy --
Secularism --
Truth --
Humanity --
Universality --
The Enlightenment and Europe --
A note of conclusion.
Responsibility: Tzvetan Todorov.

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"'Hope and Memory is a book with wisdom on every page. If you want to understand the 20th century and be forewarned against the 21st, you must read it.' John Gray, Independent 'Graceful and Read more...

 
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