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Hume in 90 Minutes (Philosophers in 90 Minutes)

Paul Strathern

Hume in 90 Minutes (Philosophers in 90 Minutes)

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Published by Blackstone Audiobooks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy,
  • Unabridged Audio - Inspirational/Philosophy,
  • General,
  • History & Surveys - 17th/18th Century,
  • History & Surveys - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRobert Whitfield (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio CD
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8108805M
    ISBN 100786185309
    ISBN 109780786185306
    OCLC/WorldCa57351947

    The book begins with two glaring errors, the first being that the author claims that philosophers had all long been atheists but Hume was the first one to be open about it, and also that Hume was a solipsist a person who believes that they alone exist and everything else is simply a figment of their imagination. Stewartrepr. Of course, if one really wants to know Hume's ideas, they should read Hume himself. Also avoid publisher series, unless the publisher has a true monopoly over the "works" in question.

    However, he also asserted that such theoretical skepticism is irrelevant to the practical concerns of daily life. What he finds is that the confidence we have in natural law — in the regularities and uniformity of nature, in the future being about to resemble the past — has a source in our animal nature. Enter your email below to be notified as soon as it is available! We will send you an email as soon as this title is available. Tip: If the series has an order, add a number or other descriptor in parenthesis after the series title eg. If you want to force a particular order, use the character to divide the number and the descriptor.

    Animals too expect things to go on much as they have gone on — but it has no justification in reason. Etiam pulvinar, mi et molestie vestibulum, neque tellus pulvinar massa, vel varius nulla tellus at tortor. His best season for Tranmere was during the —05 campaign where he finished as the club's top scorer with 16 goals, including braces in a 2—1 win at Torquay United on 25 September and a 4—5 home defeat to Bradford City on 16 October. About Rakuten Cookie Settings OverDrive uses cookies and similar technologies to improve your experience, monitor our performance, and understand overall usage trends for OverDrive services including OverDrive websites and apps. He was bought as a direct replacement for David Connolly who moved to Wigan the same day.


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He was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries, and underwent surgery. Next, inhe published his Political Discourses, which was translated into French and made Hume famous throughout Europe. Strathern offers a concise, expert account of his life and ideas.

Notify Me By clicking "Notify Me" you consent to receiving electronic marketing communications from Audiobooks. To create a series or add a work to it, go to a "work" page. Anonymous This is the third "in 90 minutes" book I've listened to.

Noxon Most Hume scholars with the possible exception of Paul Russell have also maintained that there is not good evidence to support the idea that Hume was an atheist. This one, like the others, is well written and well read. While I did not expect the book to tell me much I did not already know or to be a complete overview of Hume's philosophy It would be difficult to squeeze the contents of 4 books, a history, and a collection of essays into 90 minutesI did hope that the book would be a good starting point in understanding the importance of Hume's philosophy for those unfamiliar with it, and I also hoped I would be able to recommend the book to those who are novices to philosophy.

That was very important to him, and to Locke for that matter. After a mental breakdown as a student, and despite limited personal means, he spent three years of private study in France. Addressing his restricted circumstances, he declared that he would dedicate himself to literature.

If Hume denied that there was a self, how he could be a solipsist and claim that he was sure that he was the only thing that existed in the universe? To learn more about how we use and protect your data, please see our privacy policy. Also avoid publisher series, unless the publisher has a true monopoly over the "works" in question.

Reviews Adam Hatch This book contains a biography of Hume's life while only lightly touching on the content of his works. How do series work? We use this information to create a better experience for all users. His best season for Tranmere was during the —05 campaign where he finished as the club's top scorer with 16 goals, including braces in a 2—1 win at Torquay United on 25 September and a 4—5 home defeat to Bradford City on 16 October.Hume in 90 Minutes; By: Paul Strathern In Kant in 90 Minutes, Paul Strathern offers a concise, This audio book is great for beginners wanting a sketch of this philosopher's state of mind and peculiar behavior, but not for those seeking clarity regarding his contribution to modern philosophy.

Philosophers in 90 Minutes Series. 28 primary works • 28 total works. Aristotle in 90 Minutes. by Paul Strathern. · Ratings · 75 Reviews · published · 3 editions. Hume in 90 Minutes. by Paul Strathern. · Ratings · 29 Reviews · published · 20 editions. Mar 25,  · A Defense of Hume on Miracles.

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Jan 23,  · Professor Simon Blackburn gives five minutes on Scottish historian, philosopher, economist, diplomat and essayist David Hume. Blackburn. Jun 25,  · What Hume expressed was the status of our knowledge about the world, a world in which neither religion nor science is certain.

In Hume in 90 Minutes, Paul Strathern offers a concise, expert account of Hume’s life and ideas and explains their influence on man’s struggle to understand his existence in the world. Paul Strathern (born ) is a Scots-Irish writer and academic.

He was born in London, and studied at Trinity College, Dublin, after which he served in the Merchant Navy over a period of two years.

Philosophers in 90 Minutes

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