Race and Gender in the Scottish Enlightenment - The Scottish Enlightenment has played a crucial role in the shaping of the modern understanding of the history of past societies. In her book Silvia Sebastiani focuses on how the major Scottish historians dealt with the crucial issues of gender and race. Her analysis shows convincingly that their approach was diverse and responded to an intellectual agenda still worth our interest. .
Keywords: Illuminismo, storia, razza, genere, Scozia