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Reason, Age of:

see EnlightenmentEnlightenment,
term applied to the mainstream of thought of 18th-century Europe and America. Background and Basic Tenets

The scientific and intellectual developments of the 17th cent.
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One way of approaching The Lost Age of Reason is by way of its individual chapters, as it deals with so many themes that several chapters can be read and appreciated in isolation from the book as a whole.
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Paine is most notorious for The Age of Reason, a deistic treatise that attacked institutionalized religion and the inerrancy of the Bible.
I have spent my working life in the shipyard and have met various men who will argue, and one particular man purchased the book called The Age of Reason to try, when I was a young lad, to outwit me on the Bible and my limited knowledge.
This notable book from one of the foremost 20th century religion scholars addresses the question of how and why in this age of reason and technology, fundamentalism has emerged as one of the most powerful forces at work in the world.
The Age of Reason reads somewhat like an introductory college textbook to church history, which is probably intended.
Harvey Kaye, a professor of Social Change and Development at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, explores the life and especially the long-term political significance of the author of Common Sense, The Rights of Man, and The Age of Reason.
The five to seven year shift: The age of reason and responsibility (pp.
It does not help either that this age of mass communication is assuredly not the age of reason.
What if we are leaving the Age of Reason far behind?
Such comments suggest we are entering the dusk of the Age of Reason.