Philosophy and Religion in Enlightenment Britain: New Case Studies
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Philosophy and Religion in Enlightenment Britain: New Case Studies

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ISBN-13:
9780199227044
Einband:
Buch
Erscheinungsdatum:
01.06.2012
Seiten:
288
Autor:
Ruth Savage
Gewicht:
612 g
Format:
236x155x23 mm
Sprache:
Englisch
Beschreibung:

INTRODUCTION ; 1. MARTIN CLIFFORD AND HIS TREATISE OF HUMANE REASON (1674): A EUROPE-WIDE DEBATE ; 2. SCOUGAL'S THE LIFE OF GOD IN THE SOUL OF MAN: THE FORTUNES OF A BOOK, 1676-1830 ; 3. LOCKE'S PROOF OF THE DIVINE AUTHORITY OF SCRIPTURE ; 4. TOLAND AND THE MORAL TEACHING OF THE GOSPEL ; 5. RELIGION AND MATERIALIST METAPHYSICS ; 6. SAMUEL HALIDAY (1685-1739): TRAVELLING SCHOLAR, COURT LOBBYIST, AND NON-SUBSCRIBING DIVINE ; 7. PRESBYTERIANISM AND THE RIGHT OF PRIVATE JUDGEMENT ; 8. REASONING ABOUT MORALS FROM BUTLER TO HUME ; 9. HUME ON THE ORIGIN OF 'MODERN HONOUR': A STUDY IN HUME'S PHILOSOPHICAL DEVELOPMENT ; 10. THE EARLY RECEPTION OF HUME'S THEORY OF JUSTICE ; 11. THE END OF EMPIRE AND THE DEATH OF RELIGION: A RECONSIDERATION OF HUME'S LATER POLITICAL THOUGHT ; 12. NATURAL JURISPRUDENCE AND THE IDENTITY OF THE SCOTTISH ENLIGHTENMENT
An international team of leading scholars explore the interplay of philosophy with religion and science over the long 18th century, a period of great cultural and intellectual change in Britain. They examine the currents of thought behind some of the most significant works in western philosophy, including those by John Locke and David Hume.