A Companion to Hume

A Companion to Hume

Editor(s): Elizabeth S. Radcliffe

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

Print ISBN: 9781405114554

Online ISBN: 9780470696583

DOI: 10.1002/9780470696583

About this Book

Comprised of twenty-nine specially commissioned essays, A Companion to Hume examines the depth of the philosophies and influence of one of history's most remarkable thinkers.

  • Demonstrates the range of Hume's work and illuminates the ongoing debates that it has generated
  • Organized by subject, with introductions to each section to orient the reader
  • Explores topics such as knowledge, passion, morality, religion, economics, and politics
  • Examines the paradoxes of Hume's thought and his legacy, covering the methods, themes, and consequences of his contributions to philosophy

Table of contents

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  1. Part 0: Hume's Context

  2. Part I: Mind and Knowledge

  3. Part II: Passions and Action

  4. Part III: Morality and Beauty

  5. Part IV: Religion

  6. Part V: Economics, Politics, and History

  7. Part VI: Contemporary Themes

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