Wilson, Arthur M. “Encyclopédie.”
Encyclopedia of Philosophy, edited by Donald M. Borchert, 2nd ed., vol. 3, Macmillan Reference USA, 2006, pp. 221–25. Gale eBooks, Gale,
Wilson’s article on the Encyclopédie provides a rather detailed summary of the publishing of the work including key contributors and editing staff, problems and hurdles, and famous articles and key topics (such as ethics, religious tolerance, and linguistic theory). This article is a great source for scholars looking for a brief résumé of the Encyclopédie with an emphasis on its main ideas and general areas of focus.
Country of Publication: United States
Main Classification: Summary
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