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The Resource The roads to modernity : the British, French, and American Enlightenments, Gertrude Himmelfarb

The roads to modernity : the British, French, and American Enlightenments, Gertrude Himmelfarb

Label
The roads to modernity : the British, French, and American Enlightenments
Title
The roads to modernity
Title remainder
the British, French, and American Enlightenments
Statement of responsibility
Gertrude Himmelfarb
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contrasting the Enlightenments in the three nations of France, England, and America, a distinguished intellectual historian demonstrates the primacy of the British Enlightenment, arguing that the moral and social philosophy it created still resonates strongly today. 12,000 first printing
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173239
Cataloging source
UKM
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Himmelfarb, Gertrude
Dewey number
190.9033
Index
index present
LC call number
B802
LC item number
.H65 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Enlightenment
  • Enlightenment
  • Enlightenment
  • Great Britain
  • France
  • United States
  • Intellectual life
  • Philosophy, Modern
  • Enlightenment
  • Intellectual life
  • Philosophy, Modern
  • France
  • Great Britain
  • United States
Target audience
specialized
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the British, French, and American enlightenments
Label
The roads to modernity : the British, French, and American Enlightenments, Gertrude Himmelfarb
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The British Enlightenment: the sociology of virtue -- "Social affections" and religious dispositions -- Political economy and moral sentiments -- Edmund Burke's enlightenment -- Radical dissenters -- Methodism: "a social religion" -- "The age of benevolence" -- The French enlightenment: the ideaology of reason -- The American enlightenment: the politics of liberty
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
xii, 284 pages
Isbn
9781400077229
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)60668229
Label
The roads to modernity : the British, French, and American Enlightenments, Gertrude Himmelfarb
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The British Enlightenment: the sociology of virtue -- "Social affections" and religious dispositions -- Political economy and moral sentiments -- Edmund Burke's enlightenment -- Radical dissenters -- Methodism: "a social religion" -- "The age of benevolence" -- The French enlightenment: the ideaology of reason -- The American enlightenment: the politics of liberty
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
xii, 284 pages
Isbn
9781400077229
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)60668229

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