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Diderot, Denis (1713–84)

John Cottingham

in The Oxford Companion to Philosophy

Second edition

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780199264797
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780191727474
Diderot, Denis (1713–84)

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One of the philosophes whose thought typifies the scientistic secularism of the French Enlightenment. Diderot became editor

Reference Entry.  194 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy

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