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  1. The Vigorous and Doux Soldier: David Hume’s Military Defence of Commerce.Maria Pia Paganelli & Reinhard Schumacher - 2018 - History of European Ideas 44 (8):1141-1152.
    ABSTRACTIf war is an inevitable condition of human nature, as David Hume suggests, then what type of societies can best protect us from defeat and conquest? For David Hume, commerce decreases the relative cost of war and promotes technological military advances as well as martial spirit. Commerce therefore makes a country militarily stronger and better equipped to protect itself against attacks than any other kind of society. Hume does not assume commerce would yield a peaceful world nor that commercial societies (...)
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  • From Logic to Rhetoric: Adam Smith's Dismissal of the Logic(s) of the Schools.Edward King - 2004 - Journal of Scottish Philosophy 2 (1):48-68.
  • Epistemology, Observed Particulars and Providentialist Assumptions: The Fact in the History of Political Economy.Andy Denis - 2000 - Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 31 (2):353-361.