David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Hume Studies 34 (2):257-266 (2010)
Hume's Morality: Feeling and Fabrication 1 is a most useful and agreeable book. It contains a wealth of analysis, argument, and insight about many of the most central elements of the moral theory of one of the greatest moral philosophers in human history: David Hume. The book is well-conceived, well-argued, stimulating, informative, clear, precise, thorough, balanced, nuanced, and ingenious, while evincing—especially in its concluding chapter, when considering possible extensions of Hume's theory—a certain subtle but pleasing "warmth in the cause of virtue." As Hume would be the first to recognize, these traits of the book are indications of the personal merit of its author: Rachel Cohon. Indeed, if Cleanthes ..
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Rachel Cohon (1997). Hume's Difficulty with the Virtue of Honesty. Hume Studies 23 (1):91-112.
Rachel Cohon (2008). Hume's Morality: Feeling and Fabrication. Oxford University Press.
Elizabeth S. Radcliffe (2008). Reason, Morality, and Hume's "Active Principles" : Comments on Rachel Cohon's Hume's Morality: Feeling and Fabrication. Hume Studies 34 (2):267-276.
A. C. Baier (2010). Hume's Morality: Feeling and Fabrication, by Rachel Cohon. [REVIEW] Mind 119 (474):462-468.
Guy Fletcher (2010). Hume's Morality: Feeling and Fabrication – Rachel Cohon. Philosophical Quarterly 60 (241):861-863.
John Corvino (2010). Cohon, Rachel . Hume's Morality: Feeling and Fabrication . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008 . Pp. 285. $75.00 (Cloth). [REVIEW] Ethics 120 (4):846-851.
Sophie Botros (2012). Hume's Morality: Feeling and Fabrication. Philosophical Review 121 (1):131-137.
Rachel Cohon (2008). A Very Brief Summary of Hume's Morality: Feeling and Fabrication. Hume Studies 34 (2):253-256.
Added to index2010-08-16
Total downloads43 ( #41,722 of 1,100,145 )
Recent downloads (6 months)4 ( #90,386 of 1,100,145 )
How can I increase my downloads?