New PDF release: A Companion to Hume (Blackwell Companions to Philosophy)

By Elizabeth S. Radcliffe

made out of twenty-nine specifically commissioned essays, A spouse to Hume examines the intensity of the philosophies and impression of 1 of history's so much amazing thinkers.

  • Demonstrates the diversity of Hume's paintings and illuminates the continued debates that it has generated
  • Organized through topic, with introductions to every part to orient the reader
  • Explores themes reminiscent of wisdom, ardour, morality, faith, economics, and politics
  • Examines the paradoxes of Hume's proposal and his legacy, protecting the equipment, topics, and results of his contributions to philosophy

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