By Catherine Volpilhac-Auger

ISBN-10: 2070467724

ISBN-13: 9782070467723

"Tout m’intéresse, tout m’étonne."

Une inlassable curiosité, le goût du paradoxe et de los angeles shock, de los angeles moquerie parfois, le souci de saisir "le tout ensemble" sans jamais négliger los angeles nuance, los angeles certitude que los angeles philosophie – gage de liberté – doit être utile à l’humanité, ont donné à l. a. vie de Montesquieu (1689-1755) l’élan d’un continuel renouvellement. S’écartant de los angeles voie toute tracée qui s’offrait à lui, celle d’un impressive respecté, il a fait scandale avec des Lettres persanes, choqué les prudes avec le licencieux Temple de Gnide, ébranlé les fondements de l’histoire avec ses Considérations sur les factors de los angeles grandeur des Romains et de leur décadence, fondé les démocraties modernes avec L’Esprit des lois. Mais surtout, en faisant entendre l. a. raison du cœur, il a ouvert un autre chemin : celui des Lumières.

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