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The Resource Panorama of the Enlightenment, Dorinda Outram

Panorama of the Enlightenment, Dorinda Outram

Label
Panorama of the Enlightenment
Title
Panorama of the Enlightenment
Statement of responsibility
Dorinda Outram
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Outram, Dorinda
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Enlightenment
  • Europe
Label
Panorama of the Enlightenment, Dorinda Outram
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Archetypes of the Enlightenment -- 1. What was the Enlightenment? The language of light ; The encyclopedie, engine of the Enlightenment -- 2. The sociable Enlightenment. Getting together : coffee houses and conversation ; Reading : the making of the Enlightenment -- 3. Marriage, children and gender : the Enlightenment family. Enlightenment animals ; The comfortable home -- 4. The global Enlightenment. The four continents ; Mythical China : Chinoiserie, mandarins and markets -- 5. Exploring the self. Masks and masked balls : disguising the self. The island of love -- 6. Authority and architecture. The Salines de Chaux ; Sans Souci : Frederick II of Prussia, Palaces and a Chinese pavilion -- 7. Science and medicine. Isaac Newton : exploring the cosmos and capturing light ; The art of anatomy -- 8. Epilogue : the legacy of the Enlightenment. The vision of Matthias Koeppel
Control code
11195048
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
319 p.
Isbn
9780500251317
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
Panorama of the Enlightenment, Dorinda Outram
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Archetypes of the Enlightenment -- 1. What was the Enlightenment? The language of light ; The encyclopedie, engine of the Enlightenment -- 2. The sociable Enlightenment. Getting together : coffee houses and conversation ; Reading : the making of the Enlightenment -- 3. Marriage, children and gender : the Enlightenment family. Enlightenment animals ; The comfortable home -- 4. The global Enlightenment. The four continents ; Mythical China : Chinoiserie, mandarins and markets -- 5. Exploring the self. Masks and masked balls : disguising the self. The island of love -- 6. Authority and architecture. The Salines de Chaux ; Sans Souci : Frederick II of Prussia, Palaces and a Chinese pavilion -- 7. Science and medicine. Isaac Newton : exploring the cosmos and capturing light ; The art of anatomy -- 8. Epilogue : the legacy of the Enlightenment. The vision of Matthias Koeppel
Control code
11195048
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
319 p.
Isbn
9780500251317
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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