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The Resource Thomas Reid on practical ethics : lectures and papers on natural religion, self-government, natural jurisprudence and the law of nations, edited by Knud Haakonssen

Thomas Reid on practical ethics : lectures and papers on natural religion, self-government, natural jurisprudence and the law of nations, edited by Knud Haakonssen

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Thomas Reid on practical ethics : lectures and papers on natural religion, self-government, natural jurisprudence and the law of nations
Title
Thomas Reid on practical ethics
Title remainder
lectures and papers on natural religion, self-government, natural jurisprudence and the law of nations
Statement of responsibility
edited by Knud Haakonssen
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Language
eng
Summary
The pervasiveness of Protestant natural law in the early modern period and its significance in the Scottish Enlightenment have long been recognised. This book reveals that Thomas Reid (1710-1796) - the great contemporary of David Hume and Adam Smith - also worked in this tradition. When Reid succeeded Adam Smith as professor of moral philosophy in Glasgow in 1764, he taught a course covering pneumatology, practical ethics, and politics. This section on practical ethics took its starting point from the system of natural law and rights published by Francis Hutcheson. Knud Haakonssen has reconstr
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Cataloging source
CDX
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1710-1796
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Reid, Thomas
Dewey number
170 22
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
B1532.A5
LC item number
H33 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1947-
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Haakonssen, Knud
Series statement
Edinburgh edition of Thomas Reid
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  • Reid, Thomas
  • Applied ethics
  • Reid, Thomas
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Applied ethics
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Thomas Reid on practical ethics : lectures and papers on natural religion, self-government, natural jurisprudence and the law of nations, edited by Knud Haakonssen
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 336-361) and index
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • COPYRIGHT; Contents; Preface; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1. Reid's Reputation; 2. The Development of Reid's Moral Thought; 3. The Coherence of Reid's Moral Thought; 4. Reid's Manuscripts and the Editor's Commentary; 5. Index of Manuscripts; 6. Diagrams of Reid's System; Thomas Reid Lectures and Papers on Practical Ethics; I. Introductory Lecture; II. Duties to God; III. Duties to Ourselves; IV. Duties to Others: Justice; V. Duties to Others: Individuals in Private Jurisprudence; VI. Duties to Others: Individuals in Oeconomical Jurisprudence
  • VII. Duties to Others: Individuals in Political JurisprudenceVIII. Duties to Others: States; IX. Supplement to Duties to Ourselves; X. Natural Law and Natural Rights; XI. Property; XII. Succession; XIII. On Dissolution of Obligations and on Interpretation; XIV. Oeconomical Jurisprudence; XV. Social Contract as Implied Contract; XVI. Political Jurisprudence; XVII. Rights and Duties of States; Commentary; TEXTUAL NOTES; Bibliography; INDEX
Control code
241070348
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (lxxxix, 404 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786611252229
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)241070348
Label
Thomas Reid on practical ethics : lectures and papers on natural religion, self-government, natural jurisprudence and the law of nations, edited by Knud Haakonssen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 336-361) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • COPYRIGHT; Contents; Preface; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1. Reid's Reputation; 2. The Development of Reid's Moral Thought; 3. The Coherence of Reid's Moral Thought; 4. Reid's Manuscripts and the Editor's Commentary; 5. Index of Manuscripts; 6. Diagrams of Reid's System; Thomas Reid Lectures and Papers on Practical Ethics; I. Introductory Lecture; II. Duties to God; III. Duties to Ourselves; IV. Duties to Others: Justice; V. Duties to Others: Individuals in Private Jurisprudence; VI. Duties to Others: Individuals in Oeconomical Jurisprudence
  • VII. Duties to Others: Individuals in Political JurisprudenceVIII. Duties to Others: States; IX. Supplement to Duties to Ourselves; X. Natural Law and Natural Rights; XI. Property; XII. Succession; XIII. On Dissolution of Obligations and on Interpretation; XIV. Oeconomical Jurisprudence; XV. Social Contract as Implied Contract; XVI. Political Jurisprudence; XVII. Rights and Duties of States; Commentary; TEXTUAL NOTES; Bibliography; INDEX
Control code
241070348
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (lxxxix, 404 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786611252229
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)241070348

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