John Bethune

(1725—1774) Church of Scotland minister and philosopher

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John Bethune is known only by his writings. He seems to have been born in Scotland, possibly in the Aberdeen area, though he visited Bath at some stage. His writings suggest that he was very familiar with writers and philosophers in Scotland in the second half of the eighteenth century.


From The Continuum Encyclopedia of British Philosophy in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Philosophy.

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