Liberty and Responsibility in Hume’s “Essays”


This successful conference focused exclusively on David Hume's Essay: Moral, Political and Literary and held in Portuguese. The reading was put together with careful attention to Hume's treatment of commerce and its relationship to liberty, responsibility, and self-government.


Conference Readings

Hume, David. Ensaios, Morais, Politicos and Literarios [Essays, Moral, Political and Literary]. Edited by Eugene F. Miller. Translated by Luciano Trigo. Indianapolis: Liberty Classics Topbooks, 2004.