Thomas Reid Bibliography

Enquiry into the Human Mind on the Principles of Common Sense 1764
A German translation appeared in 1782. One effect of the Enquiry was draw attention to Berkeley’s philosophy, which had found little appreciation during his own day.
Essays on the Intellectual Powers of Man 1785
Essays on the Active Powers of Man 1787
An affirmation of a rationalist theory of ethics against the moral subjectivism of Hume and Hutcheson. Reid criticizes Hume on causality, determinism, artificial justice and moral sentiment.