The Enlightenment as Social Criticism: Iosipos Moisiodax and Greek Culture in the Eighteenth Century

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In eighteenth-century Greek culture, Iosipos Moisiodax (c.1725-1800) was a controversial figure, whose daring pronouncements in favor of cultural change embroiled him in ideological conflicts and made him a target of persecution. The first intellectual in Southeastern Europe to voice the ideas of the Enlightenment in public and without qualification, he advocated the use of vernacular Greek in education and aspired to see the backward and intellectually conservative Balkan societies remodeled along European lines. In the ...

The Enlightenment as Social Criticism: Iosipos Moisiodax and Greek Culture in the Eighteenth Century 2016, Princeton University Press, New Jersey

ISBN-13: 9780691632292

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The Enlightenment as Social Criticism: Iosipos Moisiodax and Greek Culture in the Eighteenth Century 2014, Princeton University Press, New Jersey

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The Enlightenment as Social Criticism: Iosipos Moisiodax and Greek Culture in the Eighteenth Century 1992, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691073835

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