Projection and realism in Hume's philosophy. By P. J. E. Kail [Book Review]

Metaphilosophy 40 (2):292-296 (2009)
Abstract
Peter Kail’s comprehensive, thoughtful, and challenging book focuses on Hume’s use of projectionFthe appeal to mental phenomena to explain manifest features of the worldFin his treatments of external objects, causation, and morality. Almost all interpreters of Hume acknowledge a role for projection, but Kail is the first to unpack the metaphor, and to show the different ways in which projection works in different domains.
Keywords Hume  projection
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DOI 10.1111/j.1467-9973.2009.01560.x
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