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A Progress of Sentiments
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In this work, Annette Baier argues that Hume's "Treatise of Human Nature" is a carefully crafted literary and philosophical work which itself displays a philosophical progress of sentiments. She describes how, by turning philosophy toward human nature, Hume initiated a new philosophy, a broader discipline of reflection that can embrace Darwin and Foucault as well as Freud. Annette Baier has also written "Postures of the Mind: Essays on Mind and Morals" and "Moral Prejudices: Essays on Ethics".
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Abbreviations Preface 1. Philosophy in This Careless Manner 2. Other Relations: The Account of Association 3. Customary Transitions from Causes to Effects 4. Necessity, Nature, Norms 5. The Simple Supposition of Continued Existence 6. Persons and the Wheel of Their Passions 7. The Direction of Our Conduct 8. The Contemplation of Character 9. A Catalogue of Virtues 10. The Laws of Nature 11. The Shelter of Governors 12. Reason and Reflection Chronology Notes Index

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Annette C. Baier is Distinguished Service Professor of Philosophy Emerita at the University of Pittsburgh.

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