TITLE

Hume on the Value of Pride

AUTHOR(S)
Brand, Walter
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Journal of Value Inquiry;Sep2010, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p341
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the value of pride as articulated by philosopher David Hume. It refers to his work "A Treatise of Human Nature" and mentions that according to Hume, judgments regarding pride and its expression involve three components which include a principle of sympathy, a principle of comparison, sympathy in reverse, and a discussion of the general rules for causal judgments. It further discusses various aspects of the issue including vice and virtue of pride.
ACCESSION #
53443592

 

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