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NOTES on David Hume (1711-1776): Doubts About Natural Theology

David Hume (1711-1776) One of the greatest critical forces in modern philosophy is David Hume (1711-1776). Not only was he critical about such things as whether causality truly exists, he was critical about religion. In “On Miracles,” in An Enquiry … Continue reading

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NOTES on David Hume (1711-1776): Skeptical Doubts

David Hume — Source: Allan Ramsay [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons David Hume (1711-1776) is Scotland’s greatest philosopher. As such, he is in the tradition of the great British Empiricists, who include John Locke (1632-1704) and George Berkeley (1685-1753). As an … Continue reading

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