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Foster, James J. S. - Scottish Philosophy in America, ebook

Scottish Philosophy in America

Foster, James J. S.


The Scottish Enlightenment provided the fledgling United States of America and its emerging universities with a philosophical orientation. For a hundred years or more, Scottish philosophers were both taught and emulated by professors at Princeton, Harvard

Knox, William - Scottish History For Dummies, ebook

Scottish History For Dummies

Knox, William


Explore the fascinating history of Scotland in an easy-to-read guide
Want to discover how a small country on the edge of Northern Europe packs an almighty historical punch? Scottish History For Dummies is your guide to the story of Scotland and its place within the historical narratives

Mauldin, R. Daniel - The Scottish Book, ebook

The Scottish Book

Mauldin, R. Daniel


The Scottish Book Conference Lectures
1. An Anecdotal History of the Scottish Book
Stanislaw Ulam
2. A Personal History of the Scottish Book
Mark Kac
3. Steinhaus and the Development of Polish Mathematics
Antoni Zygmund
4. My Scottish

Keefe, Rosaleen - Scottish Philosophy of Rhetoric, ebook

Scottish Philosophy of Rhetoric

Keefe, Rosaleen


The popular and successful rhetorical textbooks produced by the 18th century Scottish philosophical tradition, such as George Campbell's The Philosophy of Rhetoric (1776), Hugh Blair's Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres (1783), and Alexander Bain's English Composition and Rhetoric (1877)

Boucher, David - The Scottish Idealists, ebook

The Scottish Idealists

Boucher, David


The extent to which British Idealism was heavily influenced by Scots has been little noticed, yet not only were they at the forefront of introducing Hegel into Britain in the work of Ferrier, Carlyle, Hutcheson, Stirling and Edward Caird, but they were also distinctive in locating themselves in relation to the Scottish

Sebastiani, Silvia - The Scottish Enlightenment, ebook

The Scottish Enlightenment

Sebastiani, Silvia


Introduction: The Scottish Enlightenment as Historiographic Problem
Silvia Sebastiani
2. Hume versus Montesquieu: Race against Climate
Silvia Sebastiani
3. The Natural History of Humankind and the Natural History of Man
Silvia Sebastiani

Ross, Graeme - The Scottish Football Quiz Book, ebook

The Scottish Football Quiz Book

Ross, Graeme


Are you an aficionado of the Scottish Football League? Are you up-to-date with all the latest fixtures and club news? Looking for an opportunity to test and extend your knowledge? Then this quiz book is just what you have been waiting for. Containing 1,000 challenging questions The

Nagao, Shinichi - Politics and Society in Scottish Thought, ebook

Politics and Society in Scottish Thought

Nagao, Shinichi


The Scottish Enlightenment witnessed the birth of modern social sciences. Its moral philosophers attempted to harmonize a modern market economy with ethics, social order, stable polity and the moral progress of the human race. Their very diversity, and the thoroughness

Freestone, Nigel - The Scottish Football Grounds Quiz Book, ebook

The Scottish Football Grounds Quiz Book

Freestone, Nigel


Are you a fan of Scottish football? Do you attend a lot of matches? If so, you will no doubt have visited one or two of Scotland’s best-loved football grounds but how much do you know about these historic venues and the events that have taken place there through the years? Find out by