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Philosophy of Value - Hume's Theory of Morality Determined by Sentiment

Philosophy of Value - Hume's Theory of Morality Determined by Sentiment

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Published by Victoria Ronco
“The hypothesis which we embrace is plain. It maintains that morality is determined by sentiment. It defines virtue to be whatever mental action or quality gives to a spectator the pleasing sentiment of approbation; and vice the contrary.” (HUME, Enquiry) Explain and critically discuss.
“The hypothesis which we embrace is plain. It maintains that morality is determined by sentiment. It defines virtue to be whatever mental action or quality gives to a spectator the pleasing sentiment of approbation; and vice the contrary.” (HUME, Enquiry) Explain and critically discuss.

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