The portable age of reason reader.

  • 628 Pages
  • 0.70 MB
  • English
Viking Press , New York
Enlightenment., Philosophy, Modern -- 18th cen
Other titlesAge of reason reader.
SeriesThe Viking portable library [63]
LC ClassificationsB802 .B7
The Physical Object
Pagination628 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6200208M
LC Control Number56009223

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Descartes, Locke, Hume, Harvey, Voltaire, Kant- were among the kings of it and in his introduction Professor Brinton, who teaches history at. The portable age of reason reader by Brinton, Crane, Publication date Topics Enlightenment, Philosophy, Modern -- 18th century Publisher New York: Viking Press Collection Internet Archive Books.

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For this part, Paine did not have a Bible so everything he said was by his excellent memory alone/5. About The Portable Enlightenment Reader The Age of Enlightenment of the 18th century, also called the Age of Reason, was so named for an intellectual movement that shook the foundations of Western civilization.

The Age of Reason Quotes Showing of “It is from the Bible that man has learned cruelty, rapine, and murder; for the belief of a cruel God makes a cruel man.” ― Thomas Paine, The Age of Reason. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages ; 18 cm: Responsibility: edited, and with an introd., by Crane Brinton.

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The portable age of reason reader. [Crane Brinton] -- The volume attempts to capture the "age of enlightenment" in Western civilization through representative excerpts from notable authors from Descartes to the Declaration of the Rights of Man.

The Age of Reason; Being an Investigation of True and Fabulous Theology is a work by English and American political activist Thomas Paine, arguing for the philosophical position of deism.

It follows in the tradition of 18th-century British deism, and challenges institutionalized religion and the legitimacy of the Bible. It was published in three parts in, and The Portable Age of Reason Reader Unknown Binding – 1 Jan. by Crane Brinton (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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After reading The Age of Reason inBenjamin Franklin famously wrote: "I would advise you not to attempt unchaining the Tyger, but to burn this Author: Esther Lombardi. By: Thomas Paine A Universalist book, The Age of Reason advocates for the existence of natural religion and challenges the structure of all organized religion.

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