The Resource Barbarism and Religion : Volume 1, The Enlightenments of Edward Gibbon, 1737-1764

Barbarism and Religion : Volume 1, The Enlightenments of Edward Gibbon, 1737-1764

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Barbarism and Religion : Volume 1, The Enlightenments of Edward Gibbon, 1737-1764
Title
Barbarism and Religion
Title remainder
Volume 1, The Enlightenments of Edward Gibbon, 1737-1764
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A major new sequence of works from one of the world's leading historians of ideas
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
937.06092
LC call number
DG311.G6 P63 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Barbarism and Religion : Volume 1, The Enlightenments of Edward Gibbon, 1737-1764
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Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- Half-title -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Note on references, quotations and translations -- Abbreviations -- Introduction -- PART I England and Switzerland,1737-1763 -- CHAPTER 1 Putney, Oxford and the question of English Enlightenment -- THE GIBBON FAMILY AND THE CRISIS IN CHURCH AND STATE -- THE VISIT TO STOURHEAD AND THE VENTURE INTO ANGLICAN HISTORIOGRAPHY -- AND ALSO -- GIBBON AT OXFORD: A CRISIS IN AUTHORITY -- CHAPTER 2 Lausanne and the Arminian Enlightenment -- CHAPTER 3 The re-education of young Gibbon: method, unbelief and the turn towards history -- CHAPTER 4 The Hampshire militia and the problems of modernity -- (I) -- (II) -- (III) -- (IV) -- CHAPTER 5 Study in the camp: erudition and the search for a narrative -- PART II The encounter with Paris and the defence of erudition, 1758-1763 -- CHAPTER 6 The politics of scholarship in French and English Enlightenment -- (I) -- (II) -- CHAPTER 7 Erudition and Enlightenment in the Acad{uFFFD}emie des Inscriptions -- CHAPTER 8 D'Alembert's 'Discours pr{uFFFD}eliminaire': the philosophe perception of history -- (I) -- (II) -- CHAPTER 9 The 'Essai sur l'{uFFFD}etude de la litt{uFFFD}erature': imagination, irony and history -- (II) -- (III) -- M{uFFFD}elange de causes dans les {uFFFD}ev{uFFFD}enements particuliers -- [The mixed causes of particular events -- (IV) -- CHAPTER 10 Paris and the gens de lettres: experience and recollection -- PART III Lausanne and Rome: the journey towards a subject, 1763-1764 -- CHAPTER 11 The return to Lausanne and the pursuit of erudition -- CHAPTER 12 The journey to Rome and the transformation of intentions -- EPILOGUE Gibbon and the rhythm that was different -- References -- ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED BEFORE 1800 -- MODERN AND SECONDARY SOURCES -- Index
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000059645179
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (357 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511151903
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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.b35690021
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries
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remote
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  • (OCoLC)776967866
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