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David Hume

Critical Assessments (Projected 6 Vol Set)

by S. Tweyman

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages1000
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7481064M
ISBN 100415020123
ISBN 109780415020121

  David Hume (7 May [26 April O.S.] – 25 August ) was a Scottish philosopher, historian, economist, and essayist, known especially for his philosophical empiricism and skepticism. He is regarded as one of the most important figures in the . Hume, I and many others think, was the greatest philosopher to have written in English, and this is the book to pick up if you want to introduce yourself to Saint David's distinctive brand of classical empiricism.5/5(5).

  An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding. I think this is more distinctively Hume’s contribution to Western, and particularly Anglo-American thought, the foundation of the empirical, pragmatic tradition. The Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion. Hume wrote the Dialogues about but decided to withhold publication during his lifetime. When Adam Smith proved unwilling to take responsibility for the posthumous publication of the Dialogues, Hume entrusted it to his own publisher, William Strahan, with the provision that the work would be committed to Hume’s nephew David if Strahan failed to publish it within two and one-half years of. [(The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius C Sar to the Revolution in , Volume 1)] [By (author) David Hume] published on (January, ).

View the profiles of people named David Hume. Join Facebook to connect with David Hume and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to share. Social Contract: Essays by Locke, Hume, and Rousseau by Locke, John; Rousseau, Jean-Jacques; Hume, David and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Oxford Philosophical Texts series consists of truly practical and accessible guides to major philosophical texts in the history of philosophy from the ancient world up to modern times. Each book opens with a comprehensive introduction by a leading specialist which covers the philosopher's life, work, and influence. Endnotes, a full bibliography, guides to further reading, and an index are.


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SyntaxTextGen not activatedDavid Hume (hyōōm), –76, Scottish philosopher and ed at Edinburgh, he lived (–37) in Pdf, where he pdf his first philosophical work, A Treatise of Human Nature (–40).

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It expounds the most influential theory of causality in modern times — one that prompted Kant to create an entirely new school of thought.

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Geoffrey Sayre-McCord is Professor of Philosophy, University of North Carolina.