An Inquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals by David Hume

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Number of Pages176
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ISBN 10159605493X
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David Hume () was a Scottish philosopher, historian ], economist, and essayist; the companion volume to this book is An Inquiry Concerning Human Understanding, and his other writings include A Treatise of Human Nature Volume 1,A Treatise of Human Nature Volume 2,Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion,The Natural History of Religion, etc.

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BOOK II. CHAP. Connection of politics and morals F ROM what has been said it appears, that the subject of the present enquiry is strictly speaking a department of the science of morals. Morality is the source from which its fundamental axioms must be drawn, and they will be made somewhat clearer in the present instance, if we assume the.

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AN ENQUIRY CONCERN. Read the full-text online edition of An Enquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals (). Introductory Material c How to Use this Book c List of Abbreviations c Editor's Introduction n 1 c Life and Early Publishing History n 2 c Hume's General Philosophy n 3 c Background Controversies in Moral Philosophy n 4 c Hume's Moral Philosophy n 5.Other articles where Enquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals is discussed: David Hume: Morals and historical writing: The Enquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals is a refinement of Hume’s thinking on morality, in which he views sympathy as the fact of human nature lying at the basis of all social life and personal happiness.

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