- 18th Century French Aesthetics
"The birth of aesthetics as a field lies at the junction between Enlightenment ideals and the teachings of taste: reason is no longer seen as a truth system but increasingly as a faculty of testing and evaluating, and accordingly it cannot put aside as irrelevant the lessons of sentiment and individuality." Read more about this philosophy here.
This is a short biography of Rousseau and his works.
A brief discussion of the life and works of Jean-Jacques Rousseau, with links to electronic texts and additional information.
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- The Hume Society
This is the home page of the Hume Society. It contains resources and information about David Hume and the society dedicated to his life and works.
- UCL Bentham Project
The Bentham Project is attempting to produce new scholarly editions of this mans works.
Read this short biography of Voltaire and learn how he affectect 18th century life and thought.
This page at Hanover University has links to Voltaire's works and other resources about the philosopher.
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