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An Essay upon the Two Distinct Powers or Properties of the Human Soul, viz. The Will and the Understanding


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(1757)

This anonymous essay is a polemical tract attempting to establish an extreme version of psychological and ethical voluntarism. The author's expressed intent is to resolve whether or not the ...

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