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Libertine enlightenment

sex, liberty, and license in the eighteenth-century

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Europe -- Moral conditions -- History -- 18th century,
    • Sex customs -- Europe -- History -- 18th century,
    • Libertinism -- Europe -- History -- 18th century,
    • Dissenters -- Europe -- History -- 18th century,
    • Europe -- Intellectual life -- 18th century,
    • Libertinism in literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Other titlesSex, liberty, and license in the eighteenth-century
      Statementedited by Peter Cryle and Lisa O"Connell.
      ContributionsCryle, P. M. 1946-, O"Connell, Lisa, 1965-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN380.Z9 M65 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3687903M
      ISBN 101403917639
      LC Control Number2003053608

      My current book in progress, Illusion Without Error, explores feminine materialism and materialist femininity from the eighteenth century through to the present day. Research Specialties: radical botany; vegetal ontology; materialisms; feminisms, gender, and sexuality; libertine literature; Enlightenment; Epicureanism Publications: Book.   Buy Libertine Enlightenment: Sex, Liberty and Licence in the Eighteenth Century 1st ed. by O'Connell, L., Cryle, P. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Format: Paperback.

        This book explores those implications, and in particular the links between sexual freedom and liberty in a variety of European and British contexts. Discussing prostitutes and Book Edition: Revised Ed. The "libertine body" is an abstraction, a logical and aesthetic model; and while the critical dialogue is not without a historical component (for example, in the chapter on 18 th-century women .

      Irresistibly charming or shamelessly deceitful, remarkably persuasive or uselessly verbose, everything one loves to hate—or hates to love—about "French lovers" and their self-styled . The most cherished values of modernity are unthinkable without the eighteenth century Enlightenment. Ulrich Lehner argues that, while Catholic beliefs are commonly assumed to be Brand: Oxford University Press.


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This book explores those implications, and in particular the links between sexual freedom and liberty in a variety of European and British contexts. Discussing prostitutes and politicians.

Kant, Sade and the Libertine Enlightenment / Alan Corkhill Philosophical Liberty, Sexual Licence: The Ambiguity of Voltaire's Libertinage / Serge Riviere -- 6. The Female Rake:. Enlightenment ideology, the practising of extreme reason, is a self – destructive process, one that can only end in massacre.

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This book explores those implications, and in particular the links. Abstract. One might be excused for dismissing a comparison of Immanuel Kant and the Marquis de Sade as far-fetched, were it not for Jacques Lacan’s provocative essay Kant avec Author: Alan Corkhill.

Michel Delon, professor of French literature at the Sorbonne, is the author of several studies of the eighteenth-century libertine. He has edited the works of Diderot and /5(5).

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The Case for the Enlightenment is a comparative study of the emergence of Enlightenment in Scotland and in Naples. Challenging the tendency to fragment the Enlightenment in eighteenth Cited by: Aravamudan shows that Enlightenment Orientalism was a significant movement that criticized irrational European practices even while sympathetically bridging differences among.

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Night in French Libertine Fiction. By Marine Ganofsky. Oxford Studies in Enlightenment Oxford: Voltaire Foundation. p. £65 (hb). ISBN Author: Catherine Ellis.Despite strong attempts at censorship, the volume of literary pornography produced in France hugely expanded during the course of the eighteenth century.

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