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Outlines of an historical view of the progress of the human mind

Jean-Antoine-Nicolas de Caritat marquis de Condorcet

Outlines of an historical view of the progress of the human mind

by Jean-Antoine-Nicolas de Caritat marquis de Condorcet

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Published by J. Johnson in London .
Written in English


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Statementtranslated from the French.
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Perhaps the last great work of the Enlightenment, this landmark in intellectual history is the Marquis de Condorcet's homage to the human future "emancipated from its chains" and led by "the progress of reason" and "the establishment of liberty." Writing in , while in hiding, under sentence of death from the Jacobins in revolutionary France, Condorcet surveys. From the text; There are people who have remained, from time immemorial, in one of the two states we have described. They have not only not risen of themselves to any higher degree of improvement, but the connections and commercial intercourse they have had with nations more civilized have failed to .

Despite these pressures, Condorcet continued to work on the text for which he would be best known, a book-length treatise of astonishing optimism entitled Outlines of an Historical View of the Progress of the Human Mind. “The perfectibility of man is absolutely indefinite,” he wrote in the introduction, and “the progress of this. OUTLINES OF AN HISTORICAL VIEW OF THE PROGRESS OF THE HUMAN MIND. M. de Condorcet. FIRST EPOCH. Men united into Hordes. We have no direct information by which to ascertain what has preceded the state of which we are now to speak; and it is only by examining the intellectual or moral faculties, and the physical constitution of man, that we are enabled to conjecture by what means he .

Marie-Jean-Antoine-Nicolas de Caritat de Condorcet, Outlines of an Historical View of the Progress of the Human Mind A Humanitarian Vision Jean-François Melon, Political Essay on Commerce Towards the Balance of Powers Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Considerations on the Government of Poland Towards Cultural Uniformity José Cadalso Author: Catriona Seth, Rotraud von Kulessa. Condorcet’s Sketch for an Historical Picture of the Progress of the Human Mind was written in the last few months of his life when on the run, having been condemned to death in the wake of the French Revolution. In hiding as he was, and in fear of his life, he found himself, rather than writing another polemic, or trying to justify his actions, deciding to devote the time left to him to.


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