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The 18th century enlightenment

The 18th Century Enlightenment

By: Luke Robbins, Isabel Leonard, and Sydney Weisbach


The 18th century enlightenment

TIMELINE


The 18th century enlightenment

ENLIGHTENMENT

A philosophical movement of the 18th century that emphasized the use of reason to scrutinize previously accepted doctrines and traditions and that brought about many humanitarian reforms.


The 18th century enlightenment

Philosophes

  • Started in France

  • Began in 1656

  • Intellectual thinkers that began to push people to think not of religion and superstition to rational thinking and questioning

  • Theory of Progress


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John Locke

  • Two Treatises of Government

  • Natural Laws

  • Essay Concerning Human Understanding

  • Political Philosopher

John Locke

What he did, his effect on the enlightenment

Things that influenced the enlightenment

(did john locke invent natural law? Or Im not sure)

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Beginning of the enlightenment

Beginning of The Enlightenment

  • Essay on Tolerance

  • The Glorious Revolution

  • William III and Mary II


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Francois-Marie Arouet

  • Pen name is Voltaire

  • Individual Freedom

  • Against the Roman Catholic church and Christianity

Voltaire

Basically anything significant about him because he is like very important and stuff


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Baron De Montesquieu

  • L’Esprit de Lois (1748)

  • Letters Persanes (Persian Letters)

Baron De montesquie

His ideas and the revolution

List of his works


The 18th century enlightenment

Jean- Jaque Rousseau

  • Political Equality

  • The Social Contract

  • Popular Sovereignty/ Sovereignty


The 18th century enlightenment

Adam Smith

  • Wealth of Nations

  • Laws of Supply and Demand


The 18th century enlightenment

Mary Astell

Her

Howshe influenced the Enlightenment

Effect on society

Mary Astell

  • Enlightenment Feminist

  • A Serious Proposal to The Ladies Part I and II


The 18th century enlightenment

Mary Wollstonecraft

  • Philosopher and Feminist

  • A Vindication of Women’s Rights


The 18th century enlightenment

Deism

  • The belief, based solely on reason, in a God who created the universe and then abandoned it, assuming no control over life, exerting no influence on natural phenomena, and giving no supernatural revelation.


The enlightenment today

The Enlightenment Today


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