The Enlightenment in national context / edited by Roy Porter and Mikulás̆ Teich.

The Enlightenment has often been written about as a sequence of disembodied 'great ideas'. The aim of this book is to put the beliefs of the Enlightenment firmly into their social context, by revealing the national soils in which they were rooted and the specific purposes for which they we...

Full description

Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Porter, Roy, 1946-2002, (Editor), Teich, Mikulás̆, (Editor)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1981.
Subjects:
Online Access:CONNECT