Probability and Hume's Inductive Scepticism

Oxford, Clarendon Press (1973)

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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.
Keywords Skepticism  Probabilities  Hume
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Call number B1499.S4.S76 1973
ISBN(s) 0198245017   9780198245018  
DOI 10.2307/2218288
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