David Hume – An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding

From the 1902 edition edited by L.A. Selby-Bigge, in the public domain and read by LibriVox. Get the e-book here: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/9662 Check out the Philosophy Owl blog for more philosophy resources: philosophyowl.blogspot.com

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7. Hume’s Central Principles: Scepticism with Regard to Reason, the Soul and the Self

Seventh lecture in Peter Millican's series on David Hume's Central Principles. University of Oxford Podcasts http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/series/humes-central-principles Hume's Treatise and his Enquiry Courtesy of the University of Adelaide Library Electronic Texts Collection http://ebooks.adelaide.edu.au/h/hume/david/h92t/contents.html http://ebooks.adelaide.edu.au/h/hume/david/h92e/contents.html

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David Hume on Causation & The Problem of Induction

A discussion with Helen Beebee on David Hume and his skepticism regarding causation and inductive reasoning. David Hume was a key figure in the Scottish Enlightenment of the 18th century. He was an empiricist who believed that all ideas and knowledge must ultimately be based...

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Bertrand Russell – David Hume (3/3)

Bertrand Russell – David Hume (2/3)

1 David Hume’s Representational Theory of Knowledge

Professor Dan Robinson gives the first of eight lectures on Thomas Reid's Critique of David Hume at Oxford. Hume defends the thesis according to which "All the perceptions of the human mind resolve themselves into impressions and ideas". Accordingly, "We may prosecute this enquiry to...

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David Hume – The Great Empiricist & Skeptic

In this BBC episode of In Our Time, Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss David Hume, a key figure in the Scottish Enlightenment of the 18th century. Hume was an empiricist who believed that all ideas and knowledge must ultimately be based on sensory experience. This...

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3 David Hume on Causation & Explanation

Dan Robinson gives the third of eight lectures on Reid's Critique of David Hume at Oxford. Causality arises from a habit of the mind formed by repeated experiences. "There is nothing in any objects to persuade us, that they are either always remote or always...

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Bertrand Russell – David Hume (1/3)

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