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  • To this period belongs his first crude literary effort, a polemic against a Genevese pastor who had criticized Rousseau.
  • During these years the religious and political ideas of the Reformation were rapidly gaining ground, and, aided by a vigorous and violent polemic literature, opposition to Rome was growing on every side.
  • Secondly, it contains no polemic against Christianity, to the doctrines of which, in fact, there is no allusion.
  • Its polemic against the philosophy of experience has exposed it to general misunderstanding, as though it claimed some a priori path to truth.
  • 4 the writer, in his polemic against the prosperous ungodly men of his time, denies that death, short life and lack of children are to be considered misfortunes for the righteous - over against these things the possession of wisdom is declared to be the supreme good.
 

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