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The previous few years have visible a revival of curiosity in Thomas Reid's philosophy. His ethical conception has been studied through D. D. Raphael (The judgment of right and wrong) and his complete philosophical place via S. A. Grave (The Scottish Philosophy of universal Sense). ahead of either, A. D. Woozley gave us the 1st glossy reprint of Reid's Essays at the highbrow Powers of guy - in reality the 1st version of any paintings via Reid to seem in print because the Philosophical Works used to be edited within the 19th century via Sir William Hamilton.
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