Journals Higher Education



Published: 28 February 1997

256 Pages

ISBN: 9780748608645

Bookseller Code (01)


The Social Theory of the Scottish Enlightenment

Christopher Berry

Published by Edinburgh University Press

David Hume, Adam Smith, William Robertson, Adam Ferguson, Lord Kames, John Millar, James Dunbar and Gilbert Stuart were at the heart of Scottish Enlightenment thought. This introductory survey offers a clear interpretation and synthesis of the social thought of these thinkers.