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Miscellany/Mélanges

SVEC
Vol. No.
Vol. No.: 

96

Volume editor(s)
Volume editor(s): 
Theodore Besterman
Publication Date
Publication Date: 
1972
ISBN
ISBN: 
978-0-7294-0182-1
Pages
Pages: 
265
Price Sterling (£): 
35

About the Book

About the Book: 


Carolyn Wilberger, Peter the great: an eighteenth-century hero of our times?

I. Background to debate: Peter the great and his French interpreters, 1700-1762

II. Voltaire versus Rousseau

III. The View from France

IV. The View from Russia

William R. Womack, Eighteenth-century themes in the Histoire philosophique et politique des deux Indes of Guillame Raynal

I. Introduction

II. Anti-colonialism

III. Slavery

IV. Government

V. Economics

VI. Religion

VII. Noble savage

VIII. Nature

IX. Conclusion

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