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The Case for the Enlightenment: Scotland and Naples 1680-1760

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The Case for The Enlightenment: Scotland and Naples 1680-1760 - Robertson, John
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The Case for the Enlightenment is a comparative study of the emergence of Enlightenment in Scotland and in Naples. Challenging the tendency to fragment the Enlightenment in eighteenth-century Europe into multiple Enlightenments, the distinguished intellectual historian John Robertson demonstrates the extent to which thinkers in two societies at the opposite ends of Europe shared common intellectual preoccupations. Before 1700, Scotland and Naples faced a bleak future as backward, provincial kingdoms in a Europe of ...

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The Case for The Enlightenment: Scotland and Naples 1680-1760 2007, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521035729

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The Case for The Enlightenment: Scotland and Naples 1680-1760 2005, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521847872

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