The Enlightenment and Modernity

St. Martin's Press (1999)
Abstract
This collection of essays is addressed to the legacy of Enlightenment thought, with respect to eighteenth-century notions of human nature, human rights, representative democracy or the nation-state, and with regard to the barbarism, including the Holocaust, allegedly unleashed by eighteenth-century ideals of civilization. Each author offers an interpretation of modern or postmodern philosophy against the background of a so-called Enlightenment Project, envisaged as the conceptual ghost that haunts modernity.
Keywords Enlightenment  Philosophy, Modern
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Call number B802.E545 2000
ISBN(s) 0312223854
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