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Why the Enlightenment Still Matters Today

Synopsis
Video recording of the 2012 Joint Royal Historical Society/Gresham College Annual Lecture in which Professor Justin Champion argues why we would be wise to go back to explore some of the more radical insights of Enlightenment freethinkers. (56 minutes)
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2012
Notes
Also available as a podcast.
Documentation
Transcript available on the website
Subjects
History
Keywords
Enlightenment; Jefferson, Thomas; philosophy of science; Philosophy; philosophy of religion

Online availability

URI
http://www.gresham.ac.uk/lectures-and-events/why-the-enlightenment-still-matters-today
Price
free
Delivery
Streamed/Download

Credits

Contributor
Justin Champion

Distributor

Name

Gresham College

Email
enquiries@gresham.ac.uk
Web
http://www.gresham.ac.uk/ External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7831 0575
Fax
020 7831 5208
Address
Barnard’s Inn Hall
Holborn
London EC1N 2HH

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