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The Age of enlightenment.

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Barnes & Noble Books , [Totowa, N.J
Civilization, Modern -- 18th century -- Sources, Enlightenment -- So
ContributionsEliot, Simon., Stern, Beverley.
LC ClassificationsCB411 .A45 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
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Open LibraryOL4429537M
ISBN 100064919625, 0064919633
LC Control Number79056226

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Enlightenment stood for. The Enlightenment thinkers stood for a number of ideals: 1. Reason = logical thinking 2. Progress = faith in science 3. Liberty = individual freedoms 4. Goodness = Man by nature is good 5. Individuality = One person can make a difference.

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Enlightenment, French siècle des Lumières (literally “century of the Enlightened”), German Aufklärung, a European intellectual movement of the 17th and 18th centuries in which ideas concerning God, reason, nature, and humanity were synthesized into a worldview that gained wide assent in the West and that instigated revolutionary developments in art, philosophy, and politics.

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