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    Hume's "of Miracles," Peirce, and the Balancing of Likelihoods.Kenneth R. Merrill - 1991 - Journal of the History of Philosophy 29 (1):85 - 113.
    The most important thesis of "Of Miracles" has no special connection with miracles: I mean the perfectly general thesis that testimonial evidence should be evaluated by the method of balancing likelihoods, which is a relatively informal version of the calculus of changes (or of probabilities). C. S. Peirce argues that the method is radically unsuited to the assessment of historical testimony. In this paper, I do essentially two things: (1) set out both an informal and a formal account of Hume’s (...)
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    Hume's Problem: Induction and the Justification of Belief. [REVIEW]Kenneth R. Merrill - 2003 - Hume Studies 29 (1):155-162.
    Hume's Problem comprises two main projects: defending Hume's argument about induction against a dozen or so purported answers, and laying out a logic of induction that incorporates Hume's great insight in a formal theory. In this review, I will look at several instances of Howson's defense of Hume; then I will sketch the broad outlines of Howson's own "answer," the details of which are myriad and sometimes technical.
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    Hume on Suicide.Kenneth R. Merrill - 1999 - History of Philosophy Quarterly 16 (4):395 - 412.
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    The New American Philosophers: An Exploration of Thought Since World War II. [REVIEW]Kenneth R. Merrill - 1975 - Southwestern Journal of Philosophy 6 (1):173-175.
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    A Modest Defense of “Bad Old Logic”.Kenneth R. Merrill - 1982 - New Scholasticism 56 (4):500-512.
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    Hume, Whitehead, and Philosophic Method.Kenneth R. Merrill - 1976 - Southwestern Journal of Philosophy 7 (2):135-160.
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    Comments on Gregg Franzwa’s “Two Models of Human Nature in the Modern Period”.Kenneth R. Merrill - 1985 - Southwest Philosophy Review 2:139-145.
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    Comments on Professor H. D. Lewis’, “Self-Identity and Memory”.Kenneth R. Merrill - 1970 - Southwestern Journal of Philosophy 1 (1-2):230-236.
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    Editorial Preface.Kenneth R. Merrill - 1976 - Southwestern Journal of Philosophy 7 (2):5-6.
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    John Clayton Feaver 1911-1995.Kenneth R. Merrill - 1997 - Proceedings and Addresses of the American Philosophical Association 70 (5):153 -.
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    Philosophy’s Journey.Kenneth R. Merrill - 1975 - Southwestern Journal of Philosophy 6 (1):177-179.
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    Philosophy’s Journey: A Historical Introduction. [REVIEW]Kenneth R. Merrill - 1975 - Southwestern Journal of Philosophy 6 (1):177-179.
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  13. David Hume, Many-Sided Genius.Kenneth R. Merrill, Robert W. Shahan & Jonathan Harrison - 1979 - Philosophy and Rhetoric 12 (4):277-280.
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    Historical Dictionary of Hume's Philosophy (Second Edition).Kenneth R. Merrill & Angela Coventry - 2018 - Rowman and Littlefield.
    The Historical Dictionary of Hume's Philosophy is the only Hume dictionary in existence. The book provides a substantial account of David Hume's life and the times in which he lived, and it provides an overview of his philosophical doctrines. This is done through a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, and over a hundred cross-referenced dictionary entries covering key terms, as well as brief discussions of Hume's major works and of some of his most important predecessors, contemporaries, and successors.
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  15. The a to Z of Hume's Philosophy.Kenneth R. Merrill - 2010 - Scarecrow Press.
    The A to Z of Hume's Philosophy is the only Hume dictionary in existence. The book provides a substantial account of David Hume's life and the times in which he lived, and it provides an overview of his philosophical doctrines. This is done through a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, and over a hundred cross-referenced dictionary entries covering key terms, as well as brief discussions of Hume's major works and of some of his most important predecessors, contemporaries, and successors.
     
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  16. Whitehead on Order and Freedom: A Reply.Kenneth R. Merrill - 1969 - Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 50 (1):148.
     
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  17. American Philosophy From Edwards to Quine.Robert W. Shahan & Kenneth R. Merrill - 1979 - Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 15 (1):97-102.
     
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