By Russell Hardin
friend Adam Smith, Hardin demonstrates Hume's powerful strategic experience, his nascent utilitarianism, his robust idea of conference as a prime resource of social and political order, and his popularity of ethical and political conception as a unmarried enterprise.
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David Hume: Moral and Political Theorist by Russell Hardin