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Famous Utilitarian:David Hume

01-JAN-2013 15:59

    Name : David Hume
    Born: 7 May 1711Edinburgh, Scotland
    Died: 25 August 1776 (aged 65)Edinburgh, Scotland
    Nationality:Scottish
    Era: 18th-century philosophy
    Region: Western Philosophy
    School: Scottish Enlightenment; Naturalism, Skepticism, Empiricism, Utilitarianism, Classical liberalism
    Main interests: Epistemology, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Mind, Ethics, Political Philosophy, Aesthetics, Philosophy of Religion, Classical Economics
    Notable ideas: Problem of causation, Bundle theory, Induction, Association of ideas, Is–ought problem, Utility, Science of man

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