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  1. Dorothy P. Coleman (1989). Interpreting Hume's "Dialogues". Religious Studies 25 (2):179-190.
  2. Dorothy P. Coleman (1989). Interpreting Hume's Dialogues1: DOROTHY P. COLEMAN. Religious Studies 25 (2):179-190.
    This paper provides a methodological schema for interpreting Hume's Dialogues concerning Natural Religion that supports the traditional thesis that Philo represents Hume's views on religious belief. To understand the complexity of Hume's ‘naturalism’ and his assessment of religious belief, it is essential to grasp the manner in which Philo articulates a consistently Humean position in the Dialogues.
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  3. Dorothy P. Coleman (1988). Hume, Miracles and Lotteries. Hume Studies 14 (2):328-346.
    THIS PAPER ANSWERS RECENT CRITICISMS OF HUME’S SKEPTICISM WITH REGARD TO MIRACLES BY THOSE WHO ARGUE THAT THERE ARE COUNTEREXAMPLES, ILLUSTRATED BY LOTTERIES, TO HUME’S ACCOUNT OF HOW THE TRUTH OF REPORTS ABOUT IMPROBABLE EVENTS MUST BE EVALUATED. THE AUTHOR FIRST SHOWS THAT THESE ARGUMENTS ARE ANALOGOUS TO BUTLER’S CRITICISM OF HUME’S PREDECESSORS IN THE DEBATE ABOUT MIRACLES. IT IS THEN ARGUED THAT EACH OF THESE CRITICISMS COLLAPSES THE DISTINCTION BETWEEN PROBABILITIES PERTAINING TO EVENTS QUA UNIQUE OCCURRENCES AND PROBABILITIES PERTAINING (...)
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  4. Dorothy P. Coleman (1984). Hume's Dialectic. Hume Studies 10 (2):139-155.
  5. Dorothy P. Coleman (1984). Hume's "Dialectic". Hume Studies 10 (2):139-155.
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  6. Dorothy P. Coleman (1983). Hume's Philosophy of Imagination.
     
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  7. Dorothy P. Coleman (1979). Is Mathematics for Hume Synthetic a Priori? Southwestern Journal of Philosophy 10 (2):113-126.