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The French Enlightenment and Its Others: The Mandarin, the Savage, and the Invention of the Human Sciences

David Allen Harvey
Format
Book
Published
New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
Edition
1st ed
Language
English
Series
Palgrave studies in cultural and intellectual history
ISBN
9781137002532 (hbk.), 1137002530 (hbk.)
Contents
  • Philosophy in the Seraglio : orientalism and the Enlightenment
  • The wisdom of the East : Enlightenment perspectives on China
  • The New World and the noble savage
  • The last frontiers
  • The varieties of man : racial theory between climate and heredity
  • "An indelible stain" : slavery and the colonial Enlightenment
  • The apotheosis of Europe.
Description
viii, 271 p. ; 23 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-264) and index.
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