Description - Hume's Epistemology and Metaphysics by Georges Dicker
David Hume stands as one of the most important figures in the history of Western philosophy. Hume's Epistemology and Metaphysics presents in a clear, concise, and accessible style the key themes of David Hume's philosophy. Key problems raised by Hume are analyzed carefully and clearly. These include: whether there can be rational demonstrations of anything's existence including that of God whether our belief in the existence of matter can be justified whether our scientific knowledge rests on inferences that cannot be rationally justified. Key features of the book also include discussion of Kant's responses to Hume and Hume's place as a founder of empiricism. Throughout the book, Georges Dicker also illustrates the contemporary relevance of Hume's philosophy with a discussion of more recent criticisms of Hume's thour s3
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