This category is for sites or pages related to Francis Hutcheson (1694-1746), Irish-born philosopher. He was educated in Ireland and Scotland, and taught moral philosophy at the University of Glasgow, to (among others) Adam Smith. "His work and teaching methods were a powerful stimulation to the spirit of inquiry in Scotland. William Small introduced Hutcheson's techniques at the College of William and Mary where they had a profound influence on Thomas Jefferson."
Related categories 4
A brief introduction to his novel concept of psychological aesthetics.
The Seventh Sense: Francis Hutcheson and Eighteenth-Century Aesthetics
Timothy M. Costelloe reviews this book by Peter Kivy. From Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews.
Wikipedia: Francis Hutcheson, Theologian
Article based on the 1911 Encyclopedia Brittanica.
Last update:April 9, 2015 at 9:05:11 UTC