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Voltaire - Wikipedia

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François-Marie Arouet known by his nom de plume Voltaire was a French Enlightenment writer, ..... Like other key Enlightenment thinkers, Voltaire was a deist, expressing the idea: "What is...

Voltaire (François-Marie Arouet) > By Individual Philosopher ...

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Along with John Locke, Thomas Hobbes and Jean-Jacques Rousseau, his works and ideas influenced important thinkers of both the American and French ...

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Voltaire. Voltaire was born Francois-Marie Arouet in 1694. Voltaire was ... the liberal, free society established in England and adopted many of its ideas.

What Were Some of Voltaire's Beliefs? | Our Everyday Life

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In philosophy, he is better known as Voltaire. ... He broke no new ground in the whirlwind of ideas sweeping Europe in the Enlightenment, but his writing served  ...

How did Voltaire contribute to the Enlightenment? | Reference.com

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Voltaire's contributions to Enlightenment philosophy were primarily in the form of ... when it came to promoting the "common sense" ideas of the Enlightenment.

Voltaire (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)

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Aug 31, 2009 ... Voltaire only began to identify himself with philosophy and the ... It was certainly true that these ideas, especially in their more deistic and ...

Voltaire: Philosophy & Works | Study.com

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Voltaire (born François-Marie Arouet) was a writer in France in the 1700s. .... Francis Bacon: History, Ideas and Legacy 9:58; What is Aesthetics in Philosophy ?

The Enlightenment in France: Montesquieu, Voltaire, Rousseau, the ...

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Montesquieu, Voltaire, Rousseau, the Encyclopedists and Nicolas de Condorcet ... He attacked the idea of original sin, wondering why children should be ...

A beginner's guide to Voltaire, the philosopher of free speech and ...

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Jan 18, 2015 ... The French are turning to Voltaire for guidance in the aftermath of the ... for while Voltaire is rightly admired for ideas and attitudes which we still ...

Voltaire - Philosopher, Historian, Writer - Biography.com

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Oct 28, 2016 ... Uncover the controversy surrounding Enlightenment writer Voltaire's life ... the concepts of Enlightenment and rejected the ideas of the Roman ...

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Voltaire's Philosophy Ideas and Contributions to the Enlightenment ... Voltaire defended freedom of speech and religious tolerance and said that the ideal ...

Voltaire Foundation: Voltaire Biography

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Voltaire's contribution to the history of Enlightenment philosophy is minimal, and ... In terms of the history of ideas, his single most important achievement was to ...

Voltaire - New World Encyclopedia

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Voltaire was a man of ideas, not a lover of systems, be it for others or for himself. Both in content ...