Chapter 4. Space and Time

  1. Saul Traiger
  1. Lorne Falkenstein

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470776377.ch4

The Blackwell Guide to Hume's Treatise

The Blackwell Guide to Hume's Treatise

How to Cite

Falkenstein, L. (2006) Space and Time, in The Blackwell Guide to Hume's Treatise (ed S. Traiger), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470776377.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405115087

Online ISBN: 9780470776377

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Keywords:

  • kemp smith;
  • time;
  • space;
  • euclidean geometry;
  • infinite divisibility

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Extension and Duration

  • Hume's Reply to the Paradox of Composition

  • Hume's Arguments for the Finite Divisibility of Perceptions (T 1.2.1)

  • The Coherence of Hume's Account

  • The Idea of Equality (T 1.2.4)

  • The Infinite Divisibility of Objects (T 1.2.2)

  • Manners of Disposition (T 1.2.3)

  • The Simplicity of the Soul (T 1.4.5)

  • The Idea of Vacuum (T 1.2.5)

  • Hume's Account of Contiguity (T 1.1.5, 1.3.8, 2.3.7)

  • Notes

  • References

  • Further reading