The Enlightenment: A Revolution in Reason

The Enlightenment: A Revolution in Reason

by Patrice Sherman
     
 

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How did the universe work? How did the human mind learn? What kind of government was best? These are some of the questions that people asked during the Age of Ideas, or the Enlightenment. Readers will learn about some of the most important aspects, ideas, and people of this time, including John Locke, David Hume, Voltaire, Copernicus, and Romanticism. Through

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How did the universe work? How did the human mind learn? What kind of government was best? These are some of the questions that people asked during the Age of Ideas, or the Enlightenment. Readers will learn about some of the most important aspects, ideas, and people of this time, including John Locke, David Hume, Voltaire, Copernicus, and Romanticism. Through intriguing facts and engaging sidebars, readers will also discover the incredible outcomes of the Scientific Revolution and how scientists like Galileo, Isaac Newton, and Johannes Keplar changed the way people see the world! The colorful images and supportive text work together to help readers understand the major impact the French Revolution had on the French people, as well as the influence it had on the American Revolution.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781433350139
Publisher:
Teacher Created Materials
Publication date:
07/30/2012
Series:
Primary Source Readers Series
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
1,207,382
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile:
760L (what's this?)
Age Range:
9 - 10 Years

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