A Giant Of The Eighteenth Century Enlightenment, David Hume Was One Of The Most Important Philosophers Ever To Write In English He Was Also A Brilliant Historian In This Succinct Study, Nicholas Phillipson Shows How Hume Freed History From Religion And Politics As A Philosopher, Hume Sought A Way Of Seeing The World And Pursuing Happiness Independently Of A Belief In God His Groundbreaking Approach Applied The Same Outlook To Britain S History, Showing How The Past Was Shaped Solely Through Human Choices And ActionsIn This Analysis Of Hume S Life And Works, From His University Days In Edinburgh To The Rapturous Reception Of His History Of England, Nicholas Phillipson Reveals The Gradual Process By Which One Of The Greatest Western Philosophers Turned Himself Into One Of The Greatest Historians Of Britain In Doing So, He Shows Us How Revolutionary Hume Was, And Why His Ideas Still Matter Today
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- 176 pages
- David Hume: The Philosopher as Historian
- Nicholas Phillipson
- 22 June 2019 Nicholas Phillipson