Civilization and Its Discontents

Who is Voltaire from Civilization and Its Discontents and what is their importance?

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Voltaire was a French enlightenment era writer and philosopher. He was frequently critical of Christian teachings, and Freud refers to him while explaining the different ways in which humans attempt to alleviate suffering.

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Civilization and Its Discontents