Study Guide

An Enquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals Characters

David Hume

Ethics and morality are hefty topics but, luckily, we have David Hume (Scotsman, philosopher,...

Marcus Tullius Cicero

Hume mentions most of the secondary characters only once or twice to demonstrate a point. Cicero,...

The Ancients

When using examples, Hume often looks to ancient Greece and Rome. This includes legendary...

Philosophers

Hume doesn't fight it out with individual philosophers. His focus is on philosophers in general,...