Donald W. Livingston

About Donald W. Livingston

Donald Livingston is a professor of philosophy at Emory University with an "expertise in the writings of David Hume."

David Hume and the Republican Tradition of Human Scale

By |2017-06-27T16:18:25-05:00March 24th, 2011|Categories: Christendom, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Politics, Republicanism|

David Hume Aristotle taught that “To the size of states there is a limit, as there is to other things, plants, animals, implements, for none of these things retain their natural power when they are too large or too small.”[1] In this paper I want to explore Hume’s views on the proper [...]