The Ancien Régime French for "old regime") was the political and social system of the Kingdom of France from the Late Middle Ages (circa 15th century) until 1789, when hereditary monarchy and the feudal system of French nobility were abolished by the cite The Ancien Régime was...
Encyclopedia of the Enlightenment
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- 9780195104301; 9780195187618
- University; Vie; Press; York:; 18e; Philosophie; Enlightenment; United; siècle; Histoire; lumières; States; Oxford; 019518761X; New; Siècle; Charles; Encyclopedia; Encyclopedias; cultuurgeschiedenis; Alan; intellectuelle; Verlichting; 0195104307; Philosophy; Kors; des; 2003
Covering the “long” Enlightenment, from the rise of Descartes' disciples in 1670 to the restoration of the Bourbon monarchy in 1815, these 700 articles by leading scholars range from discussions of mercantilism and democracy to the battlefield to the dissemination of ideas in salons and coffeehouses. Breaking conventional geographical boundaries, coverage includes not only Western Europe but also North America, Brazil, and Iberian, Russian, Jewish, and Eastern European cultures.