Routledge Philosophy GuideBook to Hume on Morality

Routledge Philosophy GuideBook to Hume on Morality

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David Hume is widely recognised as the greatest philosopher to have written in the English language. His Treatise on Human Nature is one of the most important works of moral philosophy ever written.
Hume on Morality introduces and assesses
* Hume's life and the background of the Treatise
* The ideas and text in the Treatise
* Hume's continuing importance to philosophy
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Product details

  • Paperback | 240 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 14.22mm | 249g
  • Routledge
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 041518049X
  • 9780415180498
  • 1,133,226

Table of contents

Background on the understanding; the passions; motivation and will; against moral rationalism; the virtues; the moral stance.
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'... A superb example of sober thinking and meticulous attention to detail... generate interest that it deserves.' - Journal of Consciousness Studies
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'... A superb example of sober thinking and meticulous attention to detail... generate interest that it deserves.' - Journal of Consciousness Studies
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