Life

Life of Adam Smith

by John Rae

 

Timeline

1723 : Birth at Kirkcaldy

1737-1740 : Student at Glasgow University, under Hutcheson

1740-1746 : Student at Balliol College, Oxford on a Snell Exhibition fellowship

1748-1751 : With patronage from Lord Kames, lectured at Edinburgh

1751-1752 : Professor of Logic at Glasgow University

1752-1764 : Professor of Moral Philosophy

1759 : Published TMS

1761 : Published Considerations concerning the first formation of languages

1764-1766 : Toured France as a tutor of the Duke of Buccleuch

 

Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
Chapter 7
Chapter 8
Chapter 9
Chapter 10
Chapter 11
Chapter 12
Chapter 13
Chapter 14
Chapter 15
Chapter 16
Chapter 17
Chapter 18
Chapter 19
Chapter 20
Chapter 21
Chapter 22
Chapter 23
Chapter 24
Chapter 25
Chapter 26
Chapter 27
Chapter 28
Chapter 29
Chapter 30
Chapter 31
Chapter 32