Enlightenment Rationalism

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It all began in Germany and England in the early 19th century, Romantic was a period that brought out strong emotion, this period had a connection with sublimity of nature that came along with the french revolution which stood against aristocratic social and political norms against the excessive rationalism of the Enlightenment.
This period was mostly based on the theory of evolution, Romanticism was the reaction to Enlightenment Rationalism. It marked reaction different part of the literature, religion and philosophy, having unpleasant realities people dad a psychological desire to escape from those ideas. Things that were most taken into consideration during this time were: sensibility; primitivism; love of nature; mysticism; individualism;
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