A History of Scottish Philosophy

Synopsis

The first-ever substantial account of the Scottish philosophical tradition. The book focuses on a number of philosophers from the later-thirteenth to the mid- twentieth century and attends indicates philosophy's intimate relatation to Scottish culture. It treats the great philosophers-John Duns Scotus, Francis Hutcheson, David Hume, Adam Smith, and Thomas Reid, and the lesser-known but still brilliant John Mair, George Lokert, Frederick Ferrier, Andrew Seth, Norman Kemp Smith, and John Macmurray.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Edinburgh
Publication year:
  • 2009