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  1. Ralph Jessop (2012). Resisting the Enlightenment's Instrumentalist Legacy: James, Hamilton, and Carlyle on the Mechanisation of the Human Condition. History of European Ideas 39 (5):631-649.
    Summary In the early post-Enlightenment period, informed by the history of Scottish and European thought, Thomas Carlyle (1795?1881) and Sir William Hamilton (1788?1856) alerted readers to a melancholy future emerging from mechanical theories of the mind. Opposing a Lockean strand in British and French philosophy, their concerns involved predictions about, among other things, a descent into pessimism and nihilism, and the end of metaphysics and moral philosophy. Arguably influenced by Carlyle and Hamilton, William James's (1842?1910) much later Varieties of Religious (...)
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  2. Ralph Jessop (2012). Thomas Brown: Negotiating a Position Between Hume and Reid. [REVIEW] Metascience 21 (2):337-341.
    Thomas Brown: Negotiating a position between Hume and Reid Content Type Journal Article Category Essay Review Pages 1-5 DOI 10.1007/s11016-011-9600-y Authors Ralph Jessop, Literature & Philosophy, The University of Glasgow, Dumfries Campus, Dumfries, DG1 4ZL Scotland, UK Journal Metascience Online ISSN 1467-9981 Print ISSN 0815-0796.
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  3. Ralph Jessop (2010). Cairns Craig, Intending Scotland: Explorations in Scottish Culture Since the Enlightenment, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2009. 280pp, £60 Hb. ISBN 9780748637133. [REVIEW] Journal of Scottish Philosophy 8 (2):225-231.
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  4. Ralph Jessop (2010). Cairns Craig, Intending Scotland: Explorations in Scottish Culture Since the Enlightenment (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2009). Journal of Scottish Philosophy 8:225-231.
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  5. Ralph Jessop (2010). Of Bricklayers and Kings: Burke, Carlyle, and the Defense of Monarchy. In Paul E. Kerry (ed.), Thomas Carlyle Resartus: Reappraising Carlyle's Contribution to the Philosophy of History, Political Theory, and Cultural Criticism. Fairleigh Dickinson University Press.
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