David Hume: Critical Assessments, Volume 5

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Stanley Tweyman
Taylor & Francis, 1995 - 512 pages
These four volumes bring together for the first time some of the most important research on the philosophy of David Hume (1711-1776). Included topics are: Volume 1--Epistemology, Reason, Induction, Scepticism; Volume 2--Space and Time, Ontology, Causality, Personal Identity and the Self, Naturalism, Mental Activity; Volume 3--Ethics, Is/Ought, Reason and the Passions; Volume 4--Religion, Miracles, Politics, Economics, Justice as well as some miscellaneous topics. The papers have been selected for their clarity, their high quality, their originality and their lasting significance. Each volume includes an extensive selected bibliography listing materials according to the topics covered in the particular volume.
 

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Contents

Humes Concern with Religion J Noxon
3
David Hume on Incompatible Religious Beliefs J Immerwahr
26
Hume on Religious Belief K E Yandell
36
Humes Critique of Religion J C A Gaskin
56
In Defence of Humes Agnosticism J Noxon
70
Positive Science or Metaphysical Vision of Religion? M A Badia Cabrera
76
Humes Two Concepts of God P Jones
84
The Existence and Nature of God in Humes Theism G J Nathan
97
More on Part IX of Humes Dialogues J Franklin
278
Humes Dialogue IX Defended D E Stahl
282
Another Problem About Part IX of Humes Dialogues B Calvert
286
Part X of Humes Dialogues W H Capitan
292
Hume on Evil N Pike
300
Humes Dialogues on Evil S Tweyman
315
Philosophical Types in Humes Dialogues M Pakaluk
323
On the Interpretation of Humes Dialogues J Bricke
339

Humes Skepticism and the Dialogues T Penelhum
126
God Hume and Natural Belief J C A Gaskin
150
Natural Belief and Religious Belief in Humes Philosophy T Penelhum
164
Humes Critique of the Argument from Design E Rabbitte
181
The Argument from Design R G Swinburne
197
Humes Critique of Poor Reason J C A Gaskin
210
The Irregular Argument in Humes Dialogues B Logan
227
Hume Language and God D Hansen Soles
244
Part IX of Humes Dialogues D C Stove
254
A Word on Behalf of Demea J Dye
265
The Case of Humes Dialogues P S Wadia
359
Hume on the Political Effects of Religious Ideology S P Foster
377
Testimony and the Bayesian Calculation D Owen
400
Hume Miracles and Prior Probabilities D Olin
416
Miracles and the Uniformity of Nature M Root
427
Humes Theory of the Credibility of Miracles C D Broad
444
Miracles and Common Understanding P S Wadia
456
Hume on Idolatry and Incarnation D T Siebert
471
Select Bibliography
490
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Historia Natural Da Religiao
David Hume
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