Thomas Reid on Logic, Rhetoric and the Fine Arts: Papers on the Culture of the Mind

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Thomas Reid saw the three subjects of logic, rhetoric and the fine arts as closely cohering aspects of one endeavour which he called the culture of the mind. This was a topic on which Reid lectured for many years in Glasgow and the volume is as near a reconstruction of these lectures as is now possible. The material is virtually unknown now but in fact it relates closely to Reid's published works and in particular to the two late ones, Essays on the Intellectual Powers of Man and Essays on the Active Powers of Man. When ...

Thomas Reid on Logic, Rhetoric and the Fine Arts: Papers on the Culture of the Mind 2004, Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh

ISBN-13: 9780748616848

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