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Essays on the active powers of man

Author: Thomas Reid; Knud Haakonssen; James A Harris
Publisher: University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press ; [Edinburgh, Scotland?] : University of Edinburgh, ©2010.
Series: The Edinburgh edition of Thomas Reid.
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"A collection of essays by the 18th-century philosopher Thomas Reid, with notes and commentary. Included discussions of epistemology, ethics, free will, moral psychology and meta-ethics"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Reid, Thomas, 1710-1796.
Essays on the active powers of man.
University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, 2010
(OCoLC)764409265
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Reid; Knud Haakonssen; James A Harris
ISBN: 9780271037899 027103789X
OCLC Number: 631746932
Notes: "This edition is based on the first edition of 1788"--Introduction.
Originally published: Edinburgh : Printed for J. Bell, 1788.
Description: xxv, 388 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Essay I of active power in general --
Essay II of the will --
Essay III of the principles of action --
Essay IV of the liberty of moral agents --
Essay V of morals.
Series Title: The Edinburgh edition of Thomas Reid.
Responsibility: edited by Knud Haakonssen and James A. Harris.

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"A collection of essays by the 18th-century philosopher Thomas Reid, with notes and commentary. Included discussions of epistemology, ethics, free will, moral psychology and meta-ethics"--Provided by publisher.

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