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The Enlightment Spreads

What were the defining aspects of neoclassical art?
Baroque style and simple and elegant style that borrowed ideas and themes from classical Greece and Rome.
What new form of literature emerged during the 18th century and what were its main characteristics?
Romanticism was the literature that emerged in contrast to the Enlightenment in the 18th century.
Why were several rulers in 18th century Europe known as enlightened despots?
They were European monarchs who were inspired by Enlightenment ideas to rule justly and respect the rights of subjects.