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Mapeando La República de las cartas

Hace mucho que no publico en el blog, pues me encuentro haciendo una estancia de investigación doctoral que tiene que ver con el estudio de los mapas y su agencia.   1,961 more words

Visualización De Datos

THE ORIGIN OF MAN – part 2

Doubtful Europe during the eighteenth century paves the way for evolution

Europe, in the 17th century, had been conceiving doubt and scholars preaching it, philosophy they called it; the love of wisdom, with its distinct odor that can’t be confused but causes confusion to all those who breathe it, a confusion that fades away as truth yields itself to those who sought it. 637 more words

Political Philosophy

Quotation Station

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Le Siècle de Louis XIV en alphabet

Il est de ces textes du corpus voltairien qui passent relativement inaperçus aujourd’hui, malgré leur succès au dix-huitième siècle. C’est le cas du ‘Catalogue de la plupart des écrivains français qui ont paru dans le siècle de Louis XIV, pour servir à l’histoire littéraire de ce temps’, de même que des autres listes, d’‘Artistes célèbres’, de ‘Maréchaux’, de ‘Ministres d’État’, des ‘Souverains contemporains’, faisant partie du… 829 more words

Voltaire

The Bible: Why Bother? pt. 1

Some of my favorite stories in history are the ironic ones, and history is replete with irony. One of the most memorable is the ironic lesson of Voltaire, the famed French philosopher.  1,324 more words

Atheism

Just Saying 16.05

The longer we dwell on our misfortunes, the greater is their power to harm us.

Voltaire (Philosopher, Historian, Writer)

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