Category: Hume

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Kant vs Hume

Kant and Hume: A philosophical controversy In this article, the positions of Kant and Hume will be presented regarding the relationship between reason and morality.  Through their respective works, A Treatise of human nature,...

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Hume, Impressions vs Ideas

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...

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Hume’s Philosophy Summary

David Hume, a british and empiricist philosopher, wrote essentially the following works : – Treatise of Human Nature (1740) – Essays Concerning Human Understanding ((1748) – Natural History of Religion (1757) In summary, David Hume...

Hume and Miracles 0

Hume and Miracles

Miracles and Philosophy The Miracle issue is at the heart of the philosophy of Hume, as a proof of his empiricism. Far from the “traditional” critics of miracles, most often based on their physical impossibility...