Hume's morality : feeling and fabrication

Rachel Cohon offers an original interpretation of the ethical thinking of the 18th-century philosopher David Hume. She focuses on two claims: that human beings figure out what is good or evil by using our feelings or emotions, and that some of the good traits we recognize are produced by informal so...

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Main Author: Cohon, Rachel
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2008, c2008
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Summary:Rachel Cohon offers an original interpretation of the ethical thinking of the 18th-century philosopher David Hume. She focuses on two claims: that human beings figure out what is good or evil by using our feelings or emotions, and that some of the good traits we recognize are produced by informal social agreement and teaching
Physical Description:viii, 285 p.
ISBN:9780191708565
0191708569