18th century Scottish philosopher and historian


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"Adam Ferguson, sometimes known as Ferguson of Raith (June 20, 1723 (O.S.) - February 22, 1816) was a philosopher and historian in the Scottish Enlightenment. Born at Logierait in Perthshire, Scotland, he received his education at Perth grammar school and at the University of St Andrews. ..."


20 Jun 1723, in Perthshire, Scotland


22 Feb 1816, in St. Andrews, Scotland

Books Authored

An Essay on the History of Civil Society, 1767
Electronic text available at McMaster University's Archive for the History of Economic Thought