A Companion to Hume by Elizabeth S. Radcliffe

By Elizabeth S. Radcliffe

Constructed from twenty-nine especially commissioned essays, A better half to Hume examines the intensity of the philosophies and impact of 1 of history's such a lot outstanding thinkers.

  • Demonstrates the diversity of Hume's paintings and illuminates the continued debates that it has generated
  • Organized by means of topic, with introductions to every part to orient the reader
  • Explores issues similar to wisdom, ardour, morality, faith, economics, and politics
  • Examines the paradoxes of Hume's idea and his legacy, masking the equipment, issues, and results of his contributions to philosophy

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1777). “My Own Life,” in J. Y. T. ), The Letters of David Hume, 2 vols. (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1932), vol. 1, pp. 1–7. Mossner, E. C. (1980). The Life of David Hume, 2nd edn. (Oxford: Clarendon Press). Stewart, M. A. (2005). “Hume’s Intellectual Development,” in M. Frasca-Spada and P. J. E. ), Impressions of Hume (Oxford: Oxford University Press), pp. 11–58. Further Reading Beebee, Helen (2006). Hume on Causation (London: Routledge). Frasca-Spada, Marina (1998). Space and the Self in Hume’s Treatise (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press).

D. Adams (Manchester: Clinamen Press, 1999). Hobbes, T. (1641). Leviathan, ed. R. Tuck (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991). Hume, David (1741–77). Essays Moral, Political and Literary, ed. F. Eugene Miller (Indianapolis, IN: Liberty Fund, 1987). ) —— (1754–78). The History of England (Indianapolis, IN: Liberty Fund, 1983). ) Leibniz, G. W. (1704). New Essays on Human Understanding, ed. P. Remnant and J. Bennett (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996). —— (1714). Monadology, in Philosophical Texts, trans.

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1932), vol. 1, pp. 1–7. Mossner, E. C. (1980). The Life of David Hume, 2nd edn. (Oxford: Clarendon Press). Stewart, M. A. (2005). “Hume’s Intellectual Development,” in M. Frasca-Spada and P. J. E. ), Impressions of Hume (Oxford: Oxford University Press), pp. 11–58. Further Reading Beebee, Helen (2006). Hume on Causation (London: Routledge). Frasca-Spada, Marina (1998). Space and the Self in Hume’s Treatise (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press). Harris, James A. (2005).

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