Locke, Shaftesbury, and Hutcheson: Contesting Diversity in the Enlightenment and Beyond

Locke, Shaftesbury, and Hutcheson: Contesting Diversity in the Enlightenment and Beyond

by Daniel Carey
     
 

A major reappraisal of enlightenment debates about cultural diversity, and their current resonance.See more details below

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A major reappraisal of enlightenment debates about cultural diversity, and their current resonance.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521845021
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
02/28/2006
Series:
Ideas in Context Series, #74
Pages:
274
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.75(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction; 1. Locke, diversity, and the natural history of man; 2. The uses of diversity: Locke's reply to Stoicism; 3. Locke's anthropology: travel, innateness, and the exercise of reason; 4. Contesting diversity: Shaftesbury's Reply to Locke; 5. Method, moral sense, and the problem of diversity: Francis Hutcheson and the Scottish Enlightenment; 6. Conclusion: the future of diversity; Bibliography; Index.

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