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  1. D. C. Stove (2011). What's Wrong with Benevolence: Happiness, Private Property, and the Limits of Enlightenment. Encounter Books.
    In this insightful, provocative essay, Stove builds a case for the claim that when benevolence is universal, disinterested and external, it regularly leads to ...
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  2. D. C. Stove (2010). Is the Theory of Logical Probability Groundless? In Antony Eagle (ed.), Philosophy of Probability: Contemporary Readings. Routledge.
     
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  3. D. C. Stove (1998/2001). Scientific Irrationalism: Origins of a Postmodern Cult. Transaction Publishers.
    In an afterword, James Franklin discusses reactions to Stove's work. This book will be of interest to scientists, philosophers, and general readers.
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  4. D. C. Stove (1995). Darwinian Fairytales. Monograph Collection (Matt - Pseudo).
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  5. D. C. Stove (1991). The Plato Cult and Other Philosophical Follies. B. Blackwell.
  6. D. C. Stove (1986). The Rationality of Induction. Oxford University Press.
    Writing on the justification of certain inductive inferences, the author proposes that sometimes induction is justified and that arguments to prove otherwise are not cogent. In the first part he examines the problem of justifying induction, looks at some attempts to prove that it is justified, and responds to criticisms of these proofs. In the second part he deals with such topics as formal logic, deductive logic, the theory of logical probability, and probability and truth.
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  7. D. C. Stove (1982). How Popper's Philosophy Began. Philosophy 57 (221):381 - 387.
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  8. D. C. Stove (1982). Popper and After: Four Modern Irrationalists. Pergamon Press.
  9. D. C. Stove (1982). Popper and After Four Modern Irrationalists /by D.C. Stove. --. --. Pergamon Press,1982.
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  10. D. C. Stove (1979). The Nature of Hume's Skepticism. In Norton (ed.), McGill Hume Studies.
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  11. D. C. Stove (1978). Popper on Scientific Statements. Philosophy 53 (203):81 - 88.
    It is obvious that two contingent statements, each of which denies the existence of something, can be inconsistent with one another: for example, ‘There are no non-black ravens, and there is at least one raven’, and ‘There are no black ravens’. But it is also obvious that these two statements are inconsistent only because one of them, as well as denying the existence of something, asserts the existence of something. The mere denials of existence, ‘There are no non-black ravens’ and (...)
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  12. D. C. Stove (1978). On Hume's Is-Ought Thesis. Hume Studies 4 (2):64-72.
  13. D. C. Stove (1978). Part IX of Hume's Dialogues. Philosophical Quarterly 28 (113):300-309.
    In part ix of "dialogues concerning natural religion", Demea advances an "a priori" argument for the existence of god: an argument of which cleanthes and philo then make a number of trenchant criticisms. These criticisms are acknowledged by all commentators to be hume's own, And they are regarded by almost all commentators as being fatal to demea's argument. I show that, On the contrary, Hume's main criticisms are all worthless, And that they even include an inconsistency of the most glaring (...)
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  14. D. C. Stove (1978). STROUD, B.: "Hume". [REVIEW] Australasian Journal of Philosophy 56:90.
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  15. D. C. Stove (1977). Hume, Kemp Smith, and Carnap. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 55 (3):189 – 200.
  16. D. C. Stove (1976). Hume. By Terence Penelhum. London: Macmillan. 1975. Pp. 223. [REVIEW] Dialogue 15 (03):505-509.
  17. D. C. Stove (1976). Hume, Induction, and the Irish. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 54 (2):140 – 147.
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  18. D. C. Stove (1976). HACKING, I.: "The Emergence of Probability". [REVIEW] Australasian Journal of Philosophy 54:180.
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  19. D. C. Stove (1976). 'Why Should Probability Be the Guide of Life? In 50-68 Livingston & King (ed.), Hume.
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  20. D. C. Stove (1975). JOHNSON, O. A. : "Ethics, Selections From Classical and Contemporary Writers". [REVIEW] Australasian Journal of Philosophy 53:283.
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  21. D. C. Stove (1974). BLACKBURN, S.: "Reason and Prediction". [REVIEW] Australasian Journal of Philosophy 52:72.
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  22. D. C. Stove (1973). An Error in Selby-Bigge's Hume. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 51 (1):77.
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  23. D. C. Stove (1973). Laws and Singular Propositions. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 51 (2):139 – 143.
    The author claims to prove by example that, Contrary to what is generally maintained, A singular preposition of an observational kind is in some cases deducible from a natural law alone. On this basis he raises the question whether the universe might not be deterministic in a 'hyper-Laplacean' sense: that is, Whether the laws of nature might not be logically sufficient on their own to determine every actual state of the universe.
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  24. D. C. Stove (1973). Probability and Hume's Inductive Scepticism. Oxford,Clarendon Press.
    This book aims to discuss probability and David Hume's inductive scepticism. For the sceptical view which he took of inductive inference, Hume only ever gave one argument. That argument is the sole subject-matter of this book. The book is divided into three parts. Part one presents some remarks on probability. Part two identifies Hume's argument for inductive scepticism. Finally, the third part evaluates Hume's argument for inductive scepticism.
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  25. D. C. Stove (1972). Misconditionalisation. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 50 (2):173 – 183.
  26. D. C. Stove (1965). SCHEFFLER, I.: "The Anatomy of Inquiry". [REVIEW] Australasian Journal of Philosophy 43:109.
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  27. D. C. Stove (1955). Fact, Fiction and Forecast. [REVIEW] Australasian Journal of Philosophy 33:128.
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  28. D. C. Stove (1955). Two Problems About Individuality. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 33 (3):183 – 188.
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  29. D. C. Stove (1952). A Note on "Relativism". Australasian Journal of Philosophy 30 (3):188 – 191.
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  30. D. C. Stove (1952). Critical Notice. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 30 (1):47 – 61.
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  31. D. C. Stove (1952). The Conditions of Knowing. [REVIEW] Australasian Journal of Philosophy 30:47.
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