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Enlightenment contested

Jonathan I. Israel

Enlightenment contested

philosophy, modernity, and the emancipation of man, 1670-1752

by Jonathan I. Israel

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Enlightenment

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJonathan I. Israel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB802 .I865 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 983 p., [16 p.] of plates :
    Number of Pages983
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23083509M
    ISBN 100199541523
    ISBN 109780199541522
    LC Control Number2009293341

    Cardiff University professor Graeme Garrard claims that historian William R. Everdell was the first to situate Rousseau as the "founder of the Counter-Enlightenment" in his dissertation and in his book, Christian Apologetics in France, – The Roots of Romantic Religion. In his article, "the Origin of the Counter-Enlightenment: Rousseau and the New Religion of Sincerity. Books Nonfiction Email to friends Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest - opens in a new window or tabEnd date:

    Enlightenment Contested: Philosophy, Modernity, and the Emancipation of Man Jonathan I. Israel Abstract. The author presents the first major reassessment of the Western Enlightenment for a generation. Continuing the story he began in Radical Enlightenment, and now focusing his attention on the first half of the 18th century, he. Enlightenment Uncontested. With this book, Jonathan Israel continues the exploration of the philosophical origins of modernity he began with Radical Enlightenment (). In that work, he argued that despite recent efforts to pluralize and variegate the European Enlightenment, or to view it solely in sociological or social-historical terms and categories, we should instead view the European.

    Presenting a reassessment of the Western Enlightenment for a generation, this book focuses on the first half of the eighteenth century. It aims to trace to their roots the core principles of Western modernity: the primacy of reason, democracy, racial equality, feminism, religious toleration, sexual emancipation, and freedom of expression. His work has been presented in a remarkable series of books. Radical Enlightenment: Philosophy and the Making of Modernity – (), was followed by Enlightenment Contested: Philosophy, Modernity and the Emancipation of Man – (), and Democratic Enlightenment: Philosophy, Revolution and Human Rights – ().


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Enlightenment Contested: Philosophy, Modernity, and the Emancipation of Man This is the second volume of Israel's planned three-volume intellectual history of the Enlightenment.

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List of Plates p. xviii List of Figures p. xx Abbreviations of Library and Archive Locations p. xxi Other Abbreviations p. xxiii Part I Introductory 1 Early Enlightenment, Revolution, and the Modern Age p. 3 1 Ancien Regime and Revolution p.

3 2 Historians and the Writing of 'Intellectual History' p. 15 3 L'Esprit philosophique p. 26 2 Philosophy and the Making of Modernity p.

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(Radical Enlightenment (), Enlightenment Contested (), and Democratic Enlightenment () constitute a monumental trilogy on the history of the Radical Enlightenment and the intellectual origins of modern democracy.

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The text offers an assessment of the nature and development of the important currents in philosophical thinking, arguing that. “Your own reason is the only oracle given you by heaven ” — Thomas Jefferson *** In Immanuel Kant’s essay, “ What is Enlightenment,” he wrote that it is man’s “emergence from his self-incurred immaturity” through the “public use of reason at every point.”Only through free inquiry and disputation, according to Kant, could humans flee the darkness of ignorant.

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