Feminist Interpretations of David Hume

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Anne Jaap Jacobson
Penn State Press, Nov 1, 2010 - Social Science
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Nice compendium, part of an excellent (but rather hard to find) series of feminist philosophers reading/interpreting the canon. Read full review

Contents

The Reflective Womens Epistemologist?
19
Hume on the Passion for Truth
39
Reconceptualizing Reasoning and Writing the Philosophical
60
The Metaphorics of Humes Gendered Skepticism
85
Hume and the Reality of Value
107
Mr Hobbes Could Have Said No More
137
Compassion as a Virtue in Hume
156
A Feminist Rereading
174
Humean Androgynes and the Nature ofNature
218
False Delicacy
239
Hume and the History of England
263
Superstition and the Timid Sex
283
Bibliography
309
Index
315
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