- moral philosopher, born in Ulster, son of a Presbyterian minister; educated in Glasgow; became professor in the university there and founder of the Scotch school of philosophy, who, according to Dr. Stirling, has not received the honour in that regard which is his due (1094-1747).
The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. James Wood. 1907.
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Hutcheson, Francis — ▪ Scotch Irish philosopher born Aug. 8, 1694, Drumalig, County Down, Ire. died 1746, Glasgow Scots Irish philosopher and major exponent of the theory of the existence of a moral sense through which man can achieve right action. The son of… … Universalium
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