Monday, May 18, 2009

Beattie on Hume on Civilization

Here's one sample of Beattie's criticism of Hume's footnote, which I mentioned previously.

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An Essay on the Nature and Immutability of Truth In Opposition to Sophistry and Scepticism. By James Beattie, ... By James Beattie

This is assuming that Hume's claims are true; Beattie will go on to deny that Hume's claims are, in fact, true. You can get the rest of the criticism through the link.

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