Hume's “Sentiments” In the Essay on Taste

Peter Kivy

in The Seventh Sense

Published in print February 2003 | ISBN: 9780199260027
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191597855 | DOI:
 Hume's “Sentiments” In the Essay on Taste

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Deals with Hume's two meanings of the word ‘sentiment’ in the essay ‘Of the Standard of Taste’, and the danger of conflating them.

Keywords: aesthetics; beauty; David Hume; sense; sentiment; taste

Chapter.  3620 words. 

Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art

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