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Author Hume, David, 1711-1776.

Title Enquiries concerning the human understanding : and concerning the principles of morals / reprinted from the posthumous ed. of 1777 and edited with introduction, comparative tables of contents, and analytical index by L. A. Selby-Bigge
Edition Second edition, 1966 impression
Published Oxford : Clarendon P., 1966


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Description xl, 371 pages : facsimile, tables. ; 18 1/2 cm
Contents An enquiry concerning human understanding -- Of the different species of philosophy -- Of the origin of ideas -- Of the association of ideas -- Skeptical doubts concerning the operations of the understanding -- Skeptical solution of these doubts -- Of probability -- Of the idea of necessary connection -- Of liberty and necessity -- Of the reason of animals -- Of miracles -- Of a particular providence and of a future state -- Of the academical or skeptical philosophy -- An enquiry concerning the principles of morals -- Of the general principles of morals -- Of benevolence -- Of justice -- Of political society -- Why utility pleases -- Of qualities useful to ourselves -- Of qualities immediately agreeable to ourselves -- Of qualities immediately agreeable to others -- Conclusion -- Appendix -- Concerning moral sentiment -- Of self-love -- Some farther considerations with regard to justice -- Of some verbal disputes -- A dialogue
Summary Enquiry concerning the principles of morals / Hume, David, 1711-1776
Notes Spine title: Hume's enquiries
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Ethics.
Knowledge, Theory of.
Author Hume, David, 1711-1776. Enquiry concerning the principles of morals. 1966
Selby-Bigge, L. A. (Lewis Amherst), Sir, 1860-1951, editor
LC no. 71436190
Other Titles Philosophical essays concerning human understanding
Hume's enquiries