Author: Michael Brown
Title: The Irish Enlightenment
Print Length: 619
Language: English, Francais, Italiano, Espanol, Deutsch
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Scotland and England produced well-known intellectuals during the Enlightenment, but Ireland’s contribution to this revolution in Western thought has received less attention. Michael Brown shows that Ireland also had its Enlightenment, which for a brief time opened up the possibility of a tolerant society, despite a history of sectarian conflict.