Table of contents for Panorama of the Enlightenment / Dorinda Outram.

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PANORAMA OF THE ENLIGHTENMENT
CONTENTS
Preface 7
Introduction 8
Archetypes of the Enlightenment 16
1
What Was the Enlightenment? 22
The Language of Light 36
The Encyclopédie, Engine of the Enlightenment 46
2 
The Sociable Enlightenment 54
Getting Together: Coffee Houses and Conversation 62
Reading: The Making of the Enlightenment 74
3 
Marriage, Children and Gender: 
The Enlightenment Family 90
Enlightenment Animals 102
The Comfortable Home 116
4 
The Global Enlightenment 128
The Four Continents 142
Mythical China: Chinoiserie, Mandarins and Markets 154
5 
Exploring the Self 180
Masks and Masked Balls: Disguising the Self 190
The Island of Love 202
6 
Authority and Architecture 208
The Salines de Chaux 214
Sans Souci: Frederick II of Prussia, Palaces and a Chinese Pavilion 230
7 
Science and Medicine 238
Isaac Newton: Exploring the Cosmos and Capturing Light 252
The Art of Anatomy 268
8 
Epilogue: The Legacy of the Enlightenment 278
The Vision of Matthias Koeppel 294
Timeline 304
Men and Women 305
Enlightenment Places 313
Suggestions for Further Reading 315
Sources of Illustrations 317
Index 318

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Enlightenment.
Europe -- Intellectual life -- 18th century.