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Essays on the active powers of man

Thomas Reid 1710-1796. Knud Haakonssen 1947-; James A Harris (James Anthony)

2010

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  • Title:
    Essays on the active powers of man
  • Author: Thomas Reid 1710-1796.
  • Knud Haakonssen 1947-; James A Harris (James Anthony)
  • Description: Contents; Preface; Editors' introduction; Note on the text; Mode of reference; CRITICAL TEXT; Essays on the Active Powers of Man; Contents; Introduction; 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; Bibliography; Index of Names; General Index
    Shows how principles of Common Sense philosophy are involved in volition, action and the ability to judge morally, giving an original twist to a libertarian and realist tradition that was prominently represented in eighteenth-century British thought .
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press
  • Format: 1 online resource (417 p.).
  • Identifier: ISBN 0-19-179522-4;ISBN 1-282-74879-3;ISBN 9786612748790;ISBN 0-7486-4293-5
  • Subjects: Act (Philosophy) -- Early works to 1800; Free will and determinism -- Early works to 1800; Electronic books
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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