The Scottish Enlightenment reaffirmed our natural sociality while upholding the ideal of the individual. Learn more about Adam Smith and his contemporaries.
A Timeline of the Scottish Enlightenment
Main Figures of the Scottish Enlightenment
The 18th century Enlightenment was a European, even a trans-Atlantic phenomenon. Two of its main centres of intellectual activity were France and Scotland. Explore our collection of biographies of these figures and their contemporaries.
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