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François-Marie Arouet (21 November 1694 – 30 May 1778), better known by the pen name Voltaire, was a French Enlightenment writer, essayist, deist and philosopher known for his wit, philosophical sport, and defense of civil liberties, including freedom of religion and the right to a fair trial. He was an outspoken supporter of social reform despite strict censorship laws in France and harsh penalties… (more)

 

Kandide oder Die beste aller Welten

by Voltaire

Diese Satire wendet sich unter anderem gegen die optimistische Weltanschauung von Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, der die beste aller möglichen Welten postulierte. Stattdessen wird eine Auffassung sichtbar, die...

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