Condorcet

  • (noun): French mathematician and philosopher (1743-1794).

Some articles on condorcet:

Condorcet, Drôme - Population
... Historical population of Condorcet, Drôme Year 2008 ... Population 474. ...
Sophie De Condorcet - Translations and The Revival of The Salon
... Sophie de Condorcet was rendered penniless by her husband's proscription and his death which came before their divorce ... Madame de Condorcet was obliged to open a shop to survive, and put aside her writing and translation work ... months later in second year of Thermidor (July 1794), de Condorcet published a translation of Adam Smith's Theory of Moral Sentiments (1759) in 1798, adding ...
Sophie De Condorcet - Life During The Napoleonic Regime
... De Condorcet remained active as a salon hostess, and in promoting her late husband's political views, and while she never remarried, she did establish a long-term relationship with the French historian ... Sophie de Condorcet died in Paris on the 8th of September 1822 ... Even at the end, she was determined to preserve Condorcet's memory through his works, and was preparing to bring out a new edition ...
Lycée Condorcet
... The Lycée Condorcet is a school founded in 1803 in Paris, France, located at 8, rue du Havre, in the city's IXe arrondissement ... given a number of different names, but its identity today honors the memory of the Marquis de Condorcet ... Henri Bergson and Marcel Proust were educated at the Lycée Condorcet, which keeps appearing in published rankings as one of the best lycées in Paris and in France ...
French Battleship Condorcet (1909)
... Condorcet was one of the six Danton class semi-dreadnought battleships built for the French Navy in the mid-1900s ... Condorcet spent most of the rest of the war blockading the Straits of Otranto and the Dardanelles to prevent German, Austro-Hungarian and Turkish warships bottled up ... Condorcet was captured intact when the Germans occupied Vichy France in November 1942 and was used by them to house sailors of their navy (Kriegsmarine) ...