Adam Ferguson (1723-1816)

About Ferguson

  • Chair of Pneumatics and Moral Philosophy, Edinburgh
  • Tutor to the Earl of Bute’s family

Publications, Manuscripts, and other Resources

  • A Ferguson, Analysis of pneumatics and moral philosophy For the use of students in the College of Edinburgh (Edinburgh 1766)
  • A Ferguson, Institutes of Moral Philosophy for the Use of Students in the College of Edinburgh (Edinburgh 1769)


Short Adam Ferguson biography at Northern Lights: The Scottish Enlightenment.

*For references, see the Site Bibliography.