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Age of Enlightenment - Wikipedia

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The Enlightenment was an intellectual movement which dominated the world of ideas in Europe in the 18th century. The Enlightenment included a range of ...

Enlightenment - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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European politics, philosophy, science and communications were radically reoriented during the course of the “long 18th century” (1685-1815) as part of a ...

Enlightenment | European history | Britannica.com

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Aug 5, 2015 ... Enlightenment, French siècle des Lumières (literally “century of the Enlightened”) , German Aufklärung, a European intellectual movement of the ...

The Impact of Enlightenment in Europe [ushistory.org]

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The Age of Reason, as it was called, was spreading rapidly across Europe. In the late 17th century, scientists like Isaac Newton and writers like John Locke were ...

The Enlightenment throughout Europe - World History International

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The Enlightenment throughout Europe. Foreigners who came to see the monuments of Italy, or perhaps to listen to the music that they might recognize as the ...

What Was the Enlightenment? - Live Science

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Jul 7, 2016 ... The Enlightenment, also known as the Age of Reason, was a philosophical movement that took place primarily in Europe and, later, in North ...

SparkNotes: The Enlightenment (1650–1800): Overview

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The Enlightenment was a sprawling intellectual, philosophical, cultural, and social ... The effects of Enlightenment thought soon permeated both European and ...

Age of Enlightenment - New World Encyclopedia

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The Age of Enlightenment, sometimes called the Age of Reason, refers to the time of the guiding ... The age of Enlightenment is typified in Europe by the great  ...

Enlightenment (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)

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Aug 20, 2010 ... The Enlightenment begins with the scientific revolution of the ..... who, like many European philosophers of his time, was forced to live and work ...

SparkNotes: The Enlightenment (1650–1800): Key People & Terms

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American thinker, diplomat, and inventor who traveled frequently between the American colonies and Europe during the Enlightenment and facilitated an ...