How representative is Voltaires L'Ingenu on the Enlightenment?
Authors: Oliver Christl
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-03 - Publisher: GRIN Verlag
Essay from the year 2005 in the subject History Europe - Other Countries - Modern Times, Absolutism, Industrialization, grade: 2,0, University of Birmingham, language: English, abstract: The intellectual movement of the Enlightenment developed a rational and scientific approach to religious, social, political, and economic issues. The major representatives of this
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-04-27 - Publisher: Penguin UK
One of Voltaire's earliest tales, Zadig is set in the exotic East and is told in the comic spirit of Candide; L'Ingenu, written after Candide, is a darker tale in which an American Indian records his impressions of France