The Resource Opinion and Reform in Hume's Political Philosophy

Opinion and Reform in Hume's Political Philosophy

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Opinion and Reform in Hume's Political Philosophy
Title
Opinion and Reform in Hume's Political Philosophy
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Language
eng
Summary
""The picture of Hume clinging timidly to a raft of custom and artifice, because, poor skeptic, he has no alternative, is wrong,"" writes John Stewart. ""Hume was confident that by experience and reflection philosophers can achieve true principles."" In this revisionary work Stewart surveys all of David Hume's major writings to reveal him as a liberal moral and political philosopher. Against the background of seventeenth-and eighteenth-century history and thought, Hume emerges as a proponent not of conservatism but of reform. Stewart first presents the dilemma over morals in the modern natu
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 320.01
  • 320/.01
Index
no index present
LC call number
JC176.H9 S74 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
Label
Opinion and Reform in Hume's Political Philosophy
Publication
Note
  • Cover
  • Description based upon print version of record
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  • net
Control code
ocn884013111
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (336 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400862856
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30571571
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884013111
  • ebl140086285X

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