Leading academic, scientific and political figures debated the work and ideas of Adam Ferguson, Joseph Black, David Hume and Adam Smith.
The lecture series examined how well they have stood the test of time and assessed their ongoing relevance to life in the 21st Century.
25th April 2002, Playfair Library Hall, Old College.
14th March 2002, St Cecilia's Hall.
6 March 2002, St Cecilia's Hall, Cowgate.
25 February 2002, Playfair Library Hall, Old College.
This article was published on Aug 25, 2009