The appendices which were added to the main portion of the Enquiry were intended to clarify some of

The appendices which were added to the main portion of the Enquiry were intended to clarify some of

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The appendices which were added to the main portion of the  Enquiry  were intended to clarify some  of the issues involved in the author's moral philosophy and possibly to answer some of the objections  which might be raised concerning it. The inclusion of these appendixes is especially valuable for  students who have experienced some difficulty in trying to understand what Hume has been saying  about morals. In these additions to the original text, he has endeavored to deal directly with some of  the major issues raised by his critics. In this way, he hoped to remove some of the ambiguities which  might lead to misinterpretations of his doctrines. The purpose of the first appendix was to clarify his stand with reference to the  place and function of  reason  in matters pertaining to morals. Because Hume had emphasized the role of the feelings in 
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