Studies on Voltaire and the Eighteenth Century

Formigari, Lia, 'Language and society in the late eighteenth century', Journal of the history of ideas (1974), xxxv.275-292. ... The Enlightenment and science in eighteenth-century France, Studies (1973), lixA.

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Studies on Voltaire and the Eighteenth Century
Language: en
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Categories: Eighteenth century
Type: BOOK - Published: 1976 - Publisher:

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Church and Society in Eighteenth-century France: The clerical establishment and its social ramifications
Language: en
Pages: 817
Authors: John McManners
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Clarendon Press

This volume focuses on the clergy of the Gallican Church and their lifestyle from the palaces of the aristocratic bishops to humble nunneries, and the religion of the people and its social function.
Church and Society in Eighteenth-Century France: Volume 1: The Clerical Establishment and its Social Ramifications
Language: en
Pages: 836
Authors: John McManners
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-07-30 - Publisher: Clarendon Press

This, the first volume, begins with a Section on Church and State, the theology and political theory justifying their alliance, the wealth of the Clergy and their Assemblies voting taxation, their role in the official life of the nation, from the Court at Versailles to army barracks, warships, and prisons.
Science and the Enlightenment
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Thomas L. Hankins, Professor Thomas L Hankins
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1985-04-26 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book is a general history of eighteenth-century developments in physical and life sciences.
Rameau and Musical Thought in the Enlightenment
Language: en
Pages: 327
Authors: Thomas Christensen
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-12-16 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

"Ranging widely over the musical and intellectual thought of the eighteenth century, Thomas Christensen orients Rameau's accomplishments in the light of contemporaneous traditions of music theory as well as many of the scientific ideas current in the French Enlightenment. Rameau is revealed to be an unsuspectedly syncretic and sophisticated thinker,