Humes Reason

Oxford University Press (1999)

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David W. D. Owen
University of Arizona
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This book explores Hume's account of reason and its role in human understanding, seen in the context of other notable accounts by philosophers of the early modern period. David Owen offers new interpretations of many of Hume's most famous arguments about induction, belief, scepticism, the passions, and moral distinctions.
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Call number B1499.R4.O94 1999
ISBN(s) 0198238312   9780198238317     9780199252602
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