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In 1751, I removed from the country to the town, the true scene for a man of letters. In 1752, were published at Edinburgh, where I then lived, my Political Discourses, the only work of mine that was successful on the first publication. It was well received abroad and at home. In the same year was published at London, my Enquiry concerning the Principles of Morals; which, in my own opinion (who ought not to judge on that subject), is of all my writings, historical, philosophical, or literary, incomparably the best. It came unnoticed and unobserved into the world.

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Essays on Philosophical Subjects (Illustrated) - Gumroad

Very often, imagery experiences are understood by their subjects as echoes, copies, or reconstructions of actual perceptual experiences from their past; at other times they may seem to anticipate possible,often desired or feared, future experiences. Thus imagery has often been believed to play a very large, even pivotal, role in both memory(Yates, 1966; Paivio, 1986) and motivation (McMahon, 1973). It is also commonly believed to be centrally involved in visuo-spatial reasoning and inventive or creative thought. Indeed, according to a long dominant philosophical tradition, it plays a crucial role in all thought processes, and provides the semantic grounding for language. However, in the 20th century vigorous objections were raised against this tradition, and it was widely repudiated. More recently,it has once again begun to find a few defenders.

Essays on philosophical subjects by Adam Smith, 1799, Sold by F. G. Levrault edition, in English

In the 18th century a Scottish moral philosopher, Adam Smith became the pioneer of political economy and advocated for the “free market” and “the invisible hand” concepts while Ethics and Moral philosophy, a subject he taught at Edinburgh University were essential built-in in...

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