Birth of the Modern Mind: The Intellectual History of the 17th and 18th Centuries - CD, digital audio course

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Birth of the Modern Mind: The Intellectual History of the 17th and 18th Centuries - CD, digital audio course

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Between 1600 and 1800, Europe was seized by an intellectual revolution that challenged previous ways of understanding and sparked radical changes in thought and life. Learn about the age of Newton, Descartes, Pascal, Locke, Rousseau, and more from one of world’s leading intellectual historians.
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This course was an interesting tour through the thinkers of 17th–18th century Europe. I learned more about the intellectual giants of the time, and heard about more obscure thinkers for the first time. Professor Kors has a noticeable New Jersey accent; easy to understand, and quite charming once I got used to it.
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