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Summary David Hume (1711-1776) was a Scottish thinker who made substantial contributions to the fields of epistemology, metaphysics, religion, mind, aesthetics, morals, politics, history and economics. He is traditionally classified as one of the three most important British empiricists along with John Locke (1632-1704) and George Berkeley (1685-1753).  
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Hume’s major philosophical works include A Treatise of Human Nature (1739-1740), An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding (1748), An Enquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals (1751) and Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion (1779). Oxford has recent scholarly editions of the Treatise (Norton & Norton 2007), the Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding (Beauchamp 2006), and the Enquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals (Beauchamp 1998). Editions of the Dialogues include Coleman 2007, Gaskin 1998/2009 and Kemp Smith 1935. Hume also wrote numerous essays on a variety of topics collected together in Essays, Moral, Political and Literary (Miller 1987) and a six-volume History of England (1754-1761) (Todd 1983).

Introductions There are many introductions and anthologies on Hume’s works. Select introductory works include Brown & Morris 2012, Wright 2009, Blackburn 2008 and Garrett 1997. For more comprehensive anthologies see Bailey & O'Brien 2012, Norton & Taylor 2008, Radcliffe 2008 and Russell 2016. Excellent encyclopedia articles can be found online at the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy and the Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy.The standard biography of Hume is Mossner 1954. A more recent intellectual biography is Harris 2015
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  1. On Friedman's Look.Daniel E. Flage - 1993 - Hume Studies 19 (1):187-197.
  2. Hume and Matthew Prior’s “Alma”.Christopher Maclachlan - 2000 - Hume Studies 26 (1):159-169.
  3. Aitiaki Exigisi Kai Kinoniki Erminia Ton Technon Ston David Hume. [REVIEW]G. P. Henderson - 1981 - Hume Studies 7 (2):178-180.
  4. David Hume. [REVIEW]Ryu Susato - 2010 - Hume Studies 36 (2):240-242.
  5. Udo Thiel. The Early Modern Subject: Self-Consciousness and Personal Identity From Descartes to Hume. [REVIEW]Anik Waldow - 2014 - Hume Studies 40 (2):301-304.
  6. Setting the Standard.Louis E. Loeb - 2014 - Hume Studies 40 (2):243-278.
  7. Skepticism About Garrett's Hume : Faculties, Concepts, and Imposed Coherence.Peter Millican - 2014 - Hume Studies 40 (2):205-226.
    Hume, Don Garrett’s new book—long anticipated and well worth the wait—is a tour de force. Garrett’s impressive ability to weave a coherent philosophical account of Hume’s ideas, even when they seem most muddled or contradictory, is here fully displayed, linking together Hume’s thought as a whole and finding systematic themes within it whose potential richness has escaped other commentators. As a great admirer of Garrett’s work, from which I have learned so much over the years, I found it fascinating to (...)
  8. Hume.Michael Williams, Barry Stroud & Ted Honderich - 1978 - Philosophical Review 87 (4):633.
  9. Vāsudevāśrama Yatidharmaprakāśa: A Treatise on World RenunciationVasudevasrama Yatidharmaprakasa: A Treatise on World Renunciation.Sheldon Pollock & Patrick Olivelle - 1980 - Journal of the American Oriental Society 100 (1):48.
  10. An Ismāʿīlī Treatise on the Iʿjāz Al-QurʾānAn Ismaili Treatise on the Ijaz Al-Quran.Ismail K. Poonawala - 1988 - Journal of the American Oriental Society 108 (3):379.
  11. Last Essays.Harold Ray Stevens & J. H. Stape (eds.) - 2010 - Cambridge University Press.
    Bringing together work composed from 1890 to 1924, the nineteen pieces collected in the posthumously published Last Essays serve as a primer to Conrad's wide interests and to the varieties of his style. This edition, supported by an extensive textual apparatus, brings together various prose pieces, including reminiscences, reviews, essays on the sea and politics, as well as several miscellaneous items, including his 'Congo Diary' and the other notebook he kept in Africa in 1890. The introduction situates these writings in (...)
  12. The Treatise on Angling in The Boke of St. Albans : Background. Context and Text of "The Treatyse of Fysshynge Wyth an Angle". W. L. Braekman. [REVIEW]Charlotte C. Morse - 1982 - Speculum 57 (4):863-864.
  13. Skein-Winding Reels: Studies in World History and Etymology. Charles H. Livingston. Holmes - 1958 - Speculum 33 (4):553-554.
  14. Samuel Johnson and the New Science. Richard B. Schwartz.G. S. Rousseau - 1972 - Isis 63 (4):582-584.
  15. David RittenhouseBrooke Hindle.Dirk J. Struik - 1966 - Isis 57 (2):282-284.
  16. A Treatise on LanguageAlexander Bryan Johnson David Rynin.I. A. Richards - 1948 - Isis 38 (3/4):251-252.
  17. Study Five. 'Rules by Which to Judge of Causes' Before Hume.Fred Wilson - 1999 - In The Logic and Methodology of Science in Early Modern Thought: Seven Studies. University of Toronto Press. pp. 319-363.
  18. Part Four: Hume and the Road Back to Common Life.Murray Miles - 2003 - In Inroads: Paths in Ancient and Modern Western Philosophy. University of Toronto Press. pp. 485-556.
  19. "Law's Inertia: Custom in Logic And Experience".Catherine Kemp - 2002 - In Austin Sarat Patricia Ewick (ed.), Studies in Law, Politics, and Society, vol. 25. pp. 135-149.
  20. Coleridge, Erasmus Darwin, and the Naturalizing of Deceit in *Christabel*, Review of English Studies, (2016), 67 (279), Pp. 316-333.Peter Knox-Shaw - 2016 - Review of English Studies 67 (279):316-333.
    Erasmus Darwin gave the first comprehensive account of biological mimicry, a phenomenon which he boldly attributed to the instinct for self-preservation in both the plant and animal kingdoms, and ascribed histologically to an involuntary mode of imitation. Coleridge's interest in his idea of physical adaptation can be traced back to 'The Eolian Harp' but becomes central in *Christabel* where it provides, through the vehicle of Bracy's dream, a unifying metaphor for Geraldine's successful strategy of passing herself off for what she (...)
  21. Dialoghi Sulla Religione Naturale by David Hume.Vicente Sanfélix Vidarte - 2014 - Hume Studies 40 (1):137-139.
    Not as well-known overseas as it should be, there is an important and active Italian tradition of Hume scholarship. One of its most recent and more important representatives is Professor Gianni Paganini, translator into Italian and editor of Norman Kemp Smith’s already excellent edition of the Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion. As is well known, it was a posthumous work by the Scottish philosopher and one of his works that raises the most difficulties for his interpreters. Paganini’s edition consists of a (...)
  22. Index to Volume 59, 1999.P. Smith - 1999 - Analysis 59 (4):362-364.
  23. Le etiche della virtù. La riflessione contemporanea a partire da Hume by Alessio Vaccari.Sarin Marchetti - 2013 - Hume Studies 39 (1):123-127.
  24. Psychology, Epistemology, and Skepticism in Hume’s Argument About Induction.Louis E. Loeb - 2006 - Synthese 152 (3):321-338.
    Since the mid-1970s, scholars have recognized that the skeptical interpretation of Hume's central argument about induction is problematic. The science of human nature presupposes that inductive inference is justified and there are endorsements of induction throughout "Treatise" Book I. The recent suggestion that I.iii.6 is confined to the psychology of inductive inference cannot account for the epistemic flavor of its claims that neither a genuine demonstration nor a non-question-begging inductive argument can establish the uniformity principle. For Hume, that inductive inference (...)
  25. David Hume. Dialoghi Sulla Religione Naturale. Edited by Gianni Paganini. [REVIEW]Vicente Sanfélix Vidarte - 2014 - Hume Studies 40 (1):137-139.
  26. Central Works of Philosophy V2: Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries.John Shand - 2015 - Routledge.
    Central Works of Philosophy is a major multi-volume collection of essays on the core texts of the Western philosophical tradition. From Plato's Republic to Quine's Word and Object, the five volumes range over 2,500 years of philosophical writing covering the best, most representative, and most influential work of some of our greatest philosophers, each of them primary texts studied at undergraduate level. Each essay has been specially commissioned and provides an overview of the work, clear and authoritative exposition of its (...)
  27. Understanding Empiricism.Robert G. Meyers - 2006 - Routledge.
    "Understanding Empiricism" is an introduction to empiricism and the empiricist tradition in philosophy. The book presents empiricism as a philosophical outlook that unites several philosophers and discusses the most important philosophical issues bearing on the subject, while maintaining enough distance from, say, the intricacies of Locke, Berkeley, Hume scholarship to allow students to gain a clear overview of empiricism without being lost in the details of the exegetical disputes surrounding particular philosophers. Written for students the book can serve both as (...)
  28. Federico Laudisa, Hume (Roma: Carocci, 2009). [REVIEW]Lorenzo Greco - 2010 - Rivista di Filosofia 101 (1):130-31.
  29. Hume über kausale Kräfte und Sätze.Holger Sturm - 2015 - Archiv für Geschichte der Philosophie 97 (2).
    Name der Zeitschrift: Archiv für Geschichte der Philosophie Jahrgang: 97 Heft: 2 Seiten: 234-260.
  30. Enlightenment and Calvinism in the Philosophy of David Hume MIGUEL A. BADÍA CABRERA Ann Arbor: Caravan Books, 2012. Iii + 395 Pp. [REVIEW]Anders Kraal - 2014 - Dialogue 53 (4):769-771.
  31. Samuel Johnson: His Career and Writings. [REVIEW]Woodbridge Riley - 1932 - Journal of Philosophy 29 (7):188-190.
  32. Der Psychologismus Im Englischen Empirismus. [REVIEW]P. L. S. - 1935 - Journal of Philosophy 32 (7):190-191.
  33. Hume's Philosophy of Belief: A Study of His First Inquiry. [REVIEW]Arnold Isenberg - 1962 - Journal of Philosophy 59 (16):439-445.
  34. Das Problem der Gültigkeit in der Philosophie David Humes. [REVIEW]Sterling P. Lamprecht - 1924 - Journal of Philosophy 21 (16):435-441.
  35. David Hume: Eine Untersuchung Ber den Menschlichen Verstand.Jens Kulenkampff - unknown
  36. L'io, la Mente, la Ragionevolezza Saggio Su David Hume.Carlo Montaleone - 1989
  37. Hume.John Dunn & Ian Harris - 1997
  38. Samuel Johnson and the Problem of Evil.Richard B. Schwartz - 1975
  39. The Vision of Hume.David Hume & Appelbaum - 2001
  40. Positivismo E Ilustración la Filosofía de David Hume.José García Roca - 1981
  41. The Essential Hume.Paul Strathern - 2002
  42. David Hume Mit Selbstzeugnissen Und Bilddokumenten.Gerhard Streminger - 1986
  43. The Gentleman.George Henry Calvert - 1866
  44. Die Elhik David Hume's in Ihrer Geschichtlichen Stellung, Nebst Einem Anhang.Georg von Gizycki - 1878
  45. Davidis Humei ... De Vita Sua Acta, Liber Singularis; Lat. Redditus [by Sir D. Dalrymple].David Hume & Dalrymple - 1787
  46. David Hume.Anton Thomsen - 1912
  47. Een dialoog over David Hume. [REVIEW]Rob van Gerwen - 2009 - Nexus 52.
  48. SANTUCCI A., "L'umanesimo scettico di David Hume". [REVIEW]G. M. Pozzo - 1966 - Giornale di Metafisica 21:875.
  49. HUME, David, "Investigación sobre el conocimiento humano". [REVIEW]José Luis del Barco Collazos - 1982 - Anuario Filosófico 15 (1):294.
  50. Streminger, G., David Hume. Sein Leben und sein Werk. [REVIEW]W. Lemmens - 1995 - Tijdschrift Voor Filosofie 57 (4):748.
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