Challenging the Enlightenment
A look at the challenges to the Enlightenment ideology, as reflected in works of philosophy, fiction and political science.
# 125155 | 2,000 words | 17 sources | APA | 2008 |
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in History (European) , Literature (General) , Philosophy (General) , Political Science (Marx / Engels)
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The paper discusses the opinions of Nietzsche, Marx and Engels, Brecht, Coleridge, and Wordsworth on the Enlightenment.
From the Paper:"The Enlightenment was an era in which philosophers and other scholars constructed a new understanding of the role played in human affairs by reason, by freedom and by individualism. Challenges to such views emerged in the Romantic, Post-Romantic and subsequent periods of man's historical development. This essay will consider challenges to Enlightenment ideas and values, as reflected in a set of diverse works, some from fiction and some from philosophy and political science. The specific challenges addressed, be the Romanic construction of man..."
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