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Scottish philosophy

McCosh, James

Scottish philosophy

biographical, expository, critical, fromHutcheson to Hamilton.

by McCosh, James

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy, Scottish.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB1401
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 481 p. ;
    Number of Pages481
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19749106M

    Winner of the Saltire Society Scottish History Book of the Year Shortlisted for the Saltire Society Scottish Research Book of the Year This is the first-ever account of the full year-old Scottish philosophical tradition. The book focuses on a number of philosophers in the period from the laterth century until the midth and attends especially to some brilliantly original texts. Others dealt with historical thinkers and problems in eighteenth-century British, especially Scottish, thought (with a brief excursion on Thomas Hobbes). His first book The Moral Sense (based on his Oxford angelstouch16.com) and his last The Impartial Spectator both dealt with key issues in eighteenth.

    Historians of science have long been intrigued by the impact of disparate cultural styles on the science of a given country and time period. Richard Olson’s book is a case study in the interaction between philosophy and science as well as an examination of a particular scientific angelstouch16.com by: 1. A History of Scottish Philosophy is a series of collaborative studies by expert authors, each volume being devoted to a specific period. Together they provide a comprehensive account of the Scottish philosophical tradition, from the centuries that laid the foundation of the remarkable burst of intellectual fertility known as the Scottish Enlightenment, through the Victorian age and beyond.

    Albert Pike’s book, Esoterika: Program III: Scottish Rite Philosophy uses Albert Pike’s Morals & Dogma, Annotated Edition, by Arturo de Hoyos, 33°, Grand Cross and returns to the ritual of the Scottish Rite to re-explore it on a deeper level, by looking for the moral lesson imparted in each degree and then applying that lesson to one. Alexander Broadie is well known to those who have an interest in Scottish Philosophy. His book, The Tradition of Scottish Philosophy: A New Perspective on the Enlightenment (Barnes & Noble), attempted to show that there were two great periods in the history of Scottish culture, the "circle of John Mair" around and the so-called "Scottish Enlightenment" of the last half of the Author: Manfred Kuehn.


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Scottish Philosophy. The fame of thinkers such as Hume, Smith and Reid has led to philosophy being widely acknowledged as the jewel in the intellectual crown of the Scottish Enlightenment. But the Scottish tradition of philosophy extends back much further than the 18th century.

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Philosophy was at the core of the eighteenth century movement known as the Scottish Enlightenment. The movement included major figures, such as Francis Hutcheson, David Hume, Adam Smith, Thomas Reid and Adam Ferguson, and also many others who produced notable works, such as Gershom Carmichael, Archibald Campbell, George Turnbull, George Campbell, James Beattie, Alexander.

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Book Description: Winner of the Saltire Society Scottish History Book of the Year Award Shortlisted for the Saltire Society Scottish Research Book of the Year Award This book is unique in that it provides the first-ever substantial account of the seven-centuries-old Scottish philosophical tradition.

The first volume in this series, Scottish Philosophy in the Eighteenth Century, edited by James Harris and Aaron Garrett, sheds new light on the ways in which Scottish Enlighteners popularised distinctive features of Scottish philosophy." — Journal of Scottish Philosophy "This is a remarkable collection of essays.

Graham capitalizes on other authors’ contributions to the search for a broader or more precise definition of Scottish philosophy and addresses the issue of the identity of Scottish philosophy directly in the book's final chapter.

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A History of Scottish Philosophy. The value of Curry’s book lies not just in recovering the influence of the Scottish Enlightenment on the American Founders; it points out, too, how the American principle of common sense repudiates the progressive scheme for a technocratic administrative state.

Scottish Philosophy has a fine tradition and a long history going back to John Duns Scotus who was regarded as one of the most important philosophers and theologians of the Middle Ages, and including such important figures as Adam Ferguson, Dugald Stewart and David Hume.

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The first-ever substantial account of the Scottish philosophical tradition. The book focuses on a number of philosophers from the later-thirteenth to the mid- twentieth century and attends indicates philosophy's intimate relatation to Scottish culture.

The Philosophy of Rhetoric has a practical educational purpose, but it engages in the unmistakable Scottish Enlightenment project of a ‘science of human nature’, as well as revealing the influence of Reid’s philosophical conception of ‘common sense’.

Jan 31,  · David Hume, Scottish philosopher, historian, economist, and essayist known especially for his philosophical empiricism and skepticism.

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The book focuses on a number of philosophers in the period from the later thirteenth century until the mid.The Journal of Scottish Philosophy publishes innovative work by philosophers and historians of ideas on all aspects and every period of the Scottish philosophical tradition, from the late scholastics of the fifteenth century, through the eighteenth century Enlightenment philosophers, to the Scottish Idealists of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.