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  1. From Descartes to Hume: Continental Metaphysics and the Development of Modern Philosophy.Louis E. Loeb - 1984 - Mind 93 (370):301-303.
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    Integrating Hume's Accounts of Belief and Justification.Louis E. Loeb - 2001 - Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 63 (2):279-303.
    Hume's claim that a state is a belief is often intertwined—though without his remarking on this fact—with epistemic approval of the state. This requires explanation. Beliefs, in Hume's view, are steady dispositions (not lively ideas), nature's provision for a steady influence on the will and action. Hume's epistemic distinctions call attention to circumstances in which the presence of conflicting beliefs undermine a belief's influence and thereby its natural function. On one version of this interpretation, to say that a belief is (...)
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    Stability and Justification in Hume's Treatise.Louis E. Loeb - 2002 - New York, US: Oxford University Press USA.
    In his Treatise, Hume confronted the tensions between his project of uncovering the causal operations of the human mind and the extreme skeptical tendencies of his system. Louis Loeb argues that Hume overreaches, and he advances a controversial interpretation of Hume's epistemological framework that shows how Hume could have avoided the more destructive positions in his work.
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    Causation, Extrinsic Relations, and Hume's Second Thoughts about Personal Identity.Louis E. Loeb - 1992 - Hume Studies 18 (2):219-231.
    In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content:Causation, Extrinsic Relations, and Hume's Second Thoughts about Personal Identity Louis E. Loeb According to the account offered in Treatise 1.4.6, "Of personal identity," the identity of a mind over time consists in a sequence of perceptions related by causation. In both ofHume's two definitions of cause, causation is an external or extrinsic relation. Hume is explicit that this result is tolerable. If causation is an extrinsic relation, and (...)
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    Replies to Daisie Radner's "Is There a Problem of Cartesian Interaction?".Louis E. Loeb - 1985 - Journal of the History of Philosophy 23 (2):227.
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    Stability, Justification, and Hume’s Propensity to Ascribe Identity to Related Objects.Louis E. Loeb - 1991 - Philosophical Topics 19 (1):237-270.
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    From Descartes to Hume.Louis E. Loeb - 1983 - Philosophical Review 92 (1):89-92.
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    Hume’s Agent-Centered Sentimentalism.Louis E. Loeb - 2003 - Philosophical Topics 31 (1-2):309-341.
  9. The Naturalisms of Hume and Reid.Louis E. Loeb - 2007 - Proceedings and Addresses of the American Philosophical Association 81 (2):65-92.
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    Causal overdetermination and counterfactuals revisited.Louis E. Loeb - 1977 - Philosophical Studies 31 (3):211 - 214.