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Author BERRY, CHRISTOPHER J.

Title Essays on hume, smith and the scottish enlightenment.

Imprint [Place of publication not identified] EDINBURGH UNIV Press, 2018.

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Description 1 online resource
Series Edinburgh Studies in Scottish Philosophy
Edinburgh studies in Scottish philosophy.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Preface; Series Editor's Introduction; Abbreviations Used in This Book; 1. The Study of the Scottish Enlightenment: An Autobiographical Journey; Part I: The Scottish Enlightenment; Introduction to Part I; 2. James Dunbar and Ideas of Sociality and Language in Eighteenth-Century Scotland; 3. James Dunbar and the Enlightenment Debate on Language; 4. 'Climate' in the Eighteenth Century: James Dunbar and the Scottish Case; 5. Sociality and Socialisation.
6. Rude Religion: The Psychology of Polytheism in the Scottish Enlightenment7. 'But Art itself is Natural to Man': Adam Ferguson and the Principle of Simultaneity; 8. Finding Space for Civil Society in the Scottish Enlightenment; Part II: David Hume; Introduction to Part II; 9. Hume on Rationality in History and Social Life; 10. Lusty Women and Loose Imagination: Hume's Philosophical Anthropology of Chastity; 11. Hume and the Customary Causes of Industry, Knowledge and Humanity; 12. Hume's Universalism: The Science of Man and the Anthropological Point of View.
13. Hume and Superfluous Value (or the Problem with Epictetus' Slippers)14. Science and Superstition: Hume and Conservatism; 15. Hume on Happiness; Part III: Adam Smith; Introduction to Part III; 16. Adam Smith's 'Considerations' on Language; 17. Smith and Science; 18. Adam Smith: Commerce, Liberty and Modernity; 19. Adam Smith and the Virtues of a Modern Economy; 20. Adam Smith's 'Science of Human Nature'; 21. Adam Smith on Liberty 'in our present sense of the word'; Bibliography; Index.
Summary Identifies an emerging genre within the contemporary Egyptian novel that reflects a new consciousness.
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Subject Hume, David, 1711-1776 -- Political and social views.
Hume, David, 1711-1776. Treatise and essays.
Smith, Adam, 1723-1790.
Enlightenment -- Scotland.
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Other Form: Print version: BERRY, CHRISTOPHER J. ESSAYS ON HUME, SMITH AND THE SCOTTISH ENLIGHTENMENT. [Place of publication not identified], EDINBURGH UNIV Press, 2018 1474415016 9781474415019 (OCoLC)1012713657
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