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Find one person affiliated with either the Enlightenment or the Great Awakening.
Find ideas supported by the Enlightenment and/or the Great Awakening.
Find two examples of period relevant ideas
English philosopher that is thought to have influenced most of the Enlightenments great thinkers. His ideas spread and have been used in the establishments of democracy
an English physicist that contributed to the Scientific focus of the enlightenment with discovery and invention
A movement of intellectuals in England that supported reason and individualism instead of tradition
Began in the late 17th and early 18th century
Enlightenment ideas still influence society today
Europe focused primarily in England
A way to reform society using reason
Challenge ideas grounded in tradition and faith
Advance knowledge through the scientific method.
preacher that is thought to start the revivals in Massachusetts and set the stage for other preachers to follow in the other colonies
a traveling preacher that spurred the causes of the Great Awakening in the southern colonies
Changed Americans' understanding of God, themselves, the world around them, and religion
Began in the mid 1700’s and lasted until the rise of the American Enlightenment
Seen primarily in the American colonies
Thought to have begun as a result of Edwards preaching in 1741 and was spurred on through Whitefield's travels and preaching toward the later part of the century.
The need to change Americans ideas of God, the world, and themselves.
The Great Awakening
The Enlightenment spread where the Great awakening remained isolated
Where did the Enlightenment Occur?
What were central ideas of the enlightenment?
-Science and reason
Where did the Great awakening occur?
-Early American colonies
What ideas did The Great awakening support?
-Enthusiastic religious waves
Which are true of both the Great awakening and the Enlightenment?
-Both brought about new ideas
- Jonathan Edwards
Who is one philosopher of the Enlightenment?
When is it thought that the Enlightenment period began?
- late 17th and Early 18th century
What was the perceived need that led to the Great Awakening?
- A change in Americans views on God
When did the Great Awakening Take place?
- Mid 1700’s