Case Study: Did The Oppression Of Free Thought In 18th C. France

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2) Did the oppression of free thought in 18th c. France help or hinder the development of the Encyclopedia? Would the writers have worked so hard if they hadn’t been trying to subvert the status quo? Or would their work have been more powerful if they had been supported by the culture of the day? I think it would hinder it because the enciclopedia was going against the status quo. It would being going against each other. It would be slowing down the encyclopedia. i don’t think they would have at all if the didn’t have a goal to hit it would discourage them and they would go twenty times slower than they would if the had a goal. It is so helpful to set a goal instead of going at it and not knowing what you want to achieve. in your hero’s
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