Reason, Grace, and Sentiment, Volume 2: Shaftesbury to Hume: A Study of the Language of Religion and Ethics in England, 1660-1780by Isabel Rivers
Second volume of widely praised study of religion and ethics in the eighteenth century.See more details below
Second volume of widely praised study of religion and ethics in the eighteenth century.
- Cambridge University Press
- Publication date:
- Cambridge Studies in Eighteenth-Century English Literature and Thought Series, #37
- Product dimensions:
- 5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.91(d)
Table of Contents
Introduction; 1. The true religion of nature: the freethinkers and their opponents; 2. Shaftesbury and the defence of natural affection; 3. Defining the moral faculty: Hutcheson, Butler, and Price; 4. The ethics of sentiment and the religious hypothesis: Hume and his critics; 5. The conflict of languages in the later eighteenth century.
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