Selected Philosophical WritingseBook - 2010
Thomas Brown (1778OCo1820), Professor of Moral Philosophy in Edinburgh, was among the most prominent and widely read British philosophers of the first half of the nineteenth century. An influential interpreter of both Hume and Reid, Brown provided a bridge between the Scottish school of 'Common Sense' and the later positivism of John Stuart Mill and others.The selections in this volume illustrate Brown's original ideas about mental science, cause and effect, emotions and ethics. They are prec..."
Publisher: Exeter, UK ; Charlottesville, Va. : Imprint Academic, 
Copyright Date: ©2010
Characteristics: 1 online resource (iv, 190 pages).