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Political writings

Author: David Hume; Stuart D Warner; Donald W Livingston
Publisher: Indianapolis : Hackett Pub. Co., ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first thematically arranged collection of Hume's political writings, this new work brings together substantive selections from "A Treatise on Human Nature", "An Enquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals", and "Essays: Moral, Political and Literary", with an interpretive introduction placing Hume in the context of contemporary debates between liberalism and its critics and between contextual and universal  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Hume; Stuart D Warner; Donald W Livingston
ISBN: 0872201600 9780872201606 0872201619 9780872201613
OCLC Number: 29637039
Description: xxx, 258 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: pt. I. Justice and the Structure of Civil Society. From A Treatise of Human Nature, Bk. III, pt. II. I. Justice, whether a natural or artificial virtue? II. Of the Origin of justice and property. III. Of the rules which determine property. IV. Of the transference of property by consent. V. Of the obligation of promises. VI. Some further reflections concerning justice and injustice. VII. Of the origin of government. VIII. Of the source of allegiance. IX. Of the measures of allegiance. X. Of the objects of allegiance. XI. Of the laws of nations. XII. Of chastity and modesty. From An Enquiry concerning the Principles of Morals. III. Of Justice ----
pt. II. Political Intimations. From Essays, Moral, Political, and Literary. I. Of the Liberty of the Press. II. That Politics may be reduced to a Science. III. Of the Independency of Parliament. IV. Whether the British Government inclines more to Absolute Monarchy, or to a Republic. V. Of the Parties of Great Britain. VI. Of Civil Liberty. VII. Of the Balance of Power. VIII. Of the Coalition of Parties. IX. Of the Protestant Succession ----
pt. III. The Critique of Speculative Politics. From Essays, Moral, Political, and Literary. X. Of Parties in General. XI. Of the Original Contract. XII. Of Passive Obedience. XIII. Of Superstition and Enthusiasm. XIV. Of Moral Prejudices ----
pt. IV. The Evolution of Civilization and Society. From Essays, Moral, Political, and Literary. XV. Of the Origin of Government. XVI. Of the Rise and Progress of the Arts and Sciences. XVII. Of Commerce. XVIII. Of Refinement in the Arts. XIX. Idea of a Perfect Commonwealth.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: David Hume ; edited, with introduction and notes, by Stuart D. Warner & Donald W. Livingston.

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