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Montaigne’s Perspective on Individualism

was one of the most influential authors of the French Renaissance and early modern periods in literature because of his beliefs in individualism.  The earliest period, “emphasized that early modern persons were subjects indelibly shaped by cultural forces” (Heller, 1986).   Montaigne, known as a Renaissance Pyrrhonists, believed that several forms of philosophy used by scholars… Continue reading Montaigne’s Perspective on Individualism

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