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David Hume"s anti-theistic views

Timothy A. Mitchell

David Hume"s anti-theistic views

a critical appraisal

by Timothy A. Mitchell

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Published by University Press of America in Lanham, MD .
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  • Hume, David, 1711-1776.

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    StatementTimothy A. Mitchell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB1498 .M55 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 161 p. ;
    Number of Pages161
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2725198M
    ISBN 100819156248, 0819156256
    LC Control Number86018928

    David Hume (7 May – 25 August ) was a philosopher and historian from Scotland. When he was still alive, people thought of him as a historian. He wrote a series of large books called The History of today, people think of Hume as an important philosopher. Scottish Enlightenment philosopher Hume was an empiricist, arguing that we should only believe those things for which we have good evidence, and has been a major influence on the development of Anglo-American philosophy. He is still frequently cited, for example on miracles. In Section X of An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding, he argues that the evidence [ ].

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Mitchell. Hume also addressed the question of the presence of evil in the world that an infinitely good and omnipotent deity created. We also concern ourselves with those issues in chapter three that chapter is rounded up with a discussion of Hume’s views on soul and his position on religion generally.

The fourth and concluding chapter is evaluatory. The Letters of David Hume, Vol. 2: – Ed. Greig () New Letters of David Humes anti-theistic views book Hume. Eds Raymond Klibansky and Ernest C.

Mossner () David Hume: Enquiries Concerning Human Understanding and Concerning the Principles of Morals (Third Edition) Ed. Nidditch () David Hume: The Natural History of Religion and Dialogues. Hume's A Treatise of Human Nature was published between and Book I, entitled ‘Of the Understanding’, contains Hume's epistemology, i.e., his account of the manner in which we acquire knowledge in general, its justification (to the extent that he thought it could be justified), and its limits.

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Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. In Hume's December letter to Henry Home, in addition to describing how he went about "castrating" his Treatise so as to "give as little offence" to the religious, he had considered publishing the argument against miracles—as well as other anti-theistic arguments—as part of the Treatise, but decided against it so as to not offend the religious sensibilities of readers.

The next book is usually known by philosophers as The First Enquiry, but its full title is An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding. This was written about a decade after the Treatise, and it was designed to make the doctrines of the Treatise — or at least the ones that by that time Hume found himself wedded to — more accessible.

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Treatise, Book 1 David Hume i: Ideas Part i: Ideas, their origin, composition, connection, abstraction, etc. 1: The origin of our ideas All the perceptions of the human mind fall into two distinct kinds, which I shall call ‘impressions’ and ‘ideas’.

These differ in the degrees of force and liveliness with which they. Mitchell, Timothy A. David Hume's anti-theistic views: a critical appraisal / Timothy A.

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Hume never rebutted his own anti-theistic arguments. In the opinion of Professor Huxley, “One can but suspect that his shadowy and inconsistent theism was the expression of his desire to rest in a state of mind which distinctly excluded negation, while it included as little as possible of affirmation, respecting a problem Edition.

David Hume - David Hume - Significance and influence: That Hume was one of the major figures of his century can hardly be doubted. So his contemporaries thought, and his achievement, as seen in historical perspective, confirms that judgment, though with a shift of emphasis.

Some of the reasons for the assessment may be given under four heads: Hume’s style was praised in his lifetime and has. First Enquiry David Hume 1: Different kinds of philosophy Most of the principles and reasonings contained in this volume were published in a work in three volumes called A Treatise of Human Nature—a work which the author had planned before he left.

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for in natural. David Hume's Anti-Theistic Views: A Critical Appraisal: Mitchell, Timothy A.: Books - or: Timothy A. Mitchell. (David Hume, Boston: G.K. Hall & Co.,ch. 9, ; Capaldi is an internationally-known Hume expert and founder of the Hume Society) Capaldi states in the above section: Hume.

David Hume’s philosophy is entirely based on this principle that experience causes our ideas: hence Hume is a empiricist. Hume differentiates between impressions or the immediate result of the experience and ideas, or the result of impressions. Impressions or Ideas? Impression is the result of direct experience both internally and externally, is engraved in the soul with great vivacity.