|Essay on Voltaire’s Candide
points) (45 minutes)
the philosophical purpose of Voltaire’s satire on the moral beliefs of
the Enlightenment in Candide.
you generate a thesis statement about Voltaire’s point, see if you can
answer the following questions:
is his judgment of the philosophical belief in optimistic determinism?
does Voltaire account for the existence of
evil in the world, both human vice
and natural evil?
is his vision of human nature? Good or Evil?
what degree can we reform society and redress the great problems that