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The Theory of Moral Sentiments / Edition 1
     

The Theory of Moral Sentiments / Edition 1

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by ADAM SMITH, A. L. Macfie, D. D. Raphael
 

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ISBN-10: 0865970122

ISBN-13: 9780865970120

Pub. Date: 12/17/2009

Publisher: Liberty Fund, Incorporated

About the Author:
Born in Kirkcaldy, Scotland, in 1723, Adam Smith delivered a series of public lectures in Edinburgh beginning in 1748. The success of these lectures led ultimately to Smith's election to the Chair of Moral Philosophy at the University of Glasgow in 1752, where he distinguished himself as a teacher. Every morning of the term, Smith lectured

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About the Author:
Born in Kirkcaldy, Scotland, in 1723, Adam Smith delivered a series of public lectures in Edinburgh beginning in 1748. The success of these lectures led ultimately to Smith's election to the Chair of Moral Philosophy at the University of Glasgow in 1752, where he distinguished himself as a teacher. Every morning of the term, Smith lectured his high-school-age audience in natural theology, ethics, and jurisprudence. The Theory of Moral Sentiments is a re-working of the ethics segment of his yearly cycle of lectures.

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ISBN-13:
9780865970120
Publisher:
Liberty Fund, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/17/2009
Series:
The Glasgow Edition of the Works and Correspondence of Adam Smith
Edition description:
REISSUE
Pages:
422
Sales rank:
262,356
Product dimensions:
5.91(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Part I. Of the Propriety of Action; Part II. Of Merit and Demerit; or of the Objects of Reward and Punishment; Part III. Of the Foundation of our Judgments Concerning our Own Sentiments and Conduct, and of the Sense of Duty; Part IV. Of the Effect of Utility upon the Sentiment of Approbation; Part V. Of the Influence of Custom and Fashion upon the Sentiments of Moral Approbation and Disapprobation; Part VI. Of the Character of Virtue; Part VII. Of Systems of Moral Philosophy.

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The Theory of Moral Sentiments 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 6 reviews.
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A fine reference. A long and dense read.
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