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by David Hume

Author: David Hume
Subcategory: Classics
Language: English
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (April 24, 2012)
Pages: 34 pages
Category: Fiction and Literature
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As far as writing or history reaches, mankind, in ancient times, appear universally to have been polytheists

The Natural History of Religion. As far as writing or history reaches, mankind, in ancient times, appear universally to have been polytheists.

Dialogues and Natural History of Religion. Hume wrote in his Introduction, "The whole frame of nature bespeaks an intelligent author; and no rational inquirer can, after serious reflection, suspend his belief a moment with regard to the primary principles of genuine Theism and Religion. concerning the origin of religion in human nature, is exposed to some more difficulty.

Hume's Natural History of Religion may, with his Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion be held to mark the beginning of the Philosophy of Religion

Hume's Natural History of Religion may, with his Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion be held to mark the beginning of the Philosophy of Religion. Hume's Natural History of Religion may, with his Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion be held to mark the beginning of the Philosophy of Religion

With an Introduction by John M. Robertson (London: A. and H. Bradlaugh Bonner, 1889). About this Title: In The Natural History of Religion and in the Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion Hume provides a sustained philosophical and historical analysis of religion.

With an Introduction by John M.

Hume's bibliographical references to Greek and Latin classics have been expanded and clarified without brackets.

David Hume (/hjuːm/; born David Home; 7 May 1711 NS (26 April 1711 OS) – 25 August 1776) was a Scottish Enlightenment philosopher, historian, economist, and essayist, who is best known today for his highly influential system of philosophical empirici.

David Hume (/hjuːm/; born David Home; 7 May 1711 NS (26 April 1711 OS) – 25 August 1776) was a Scottish Enlightenment philosopher, historian, economist, and essayist, who is best known today for his highly influential system of philosophical empiricism, scepticism, and naturalism. Beginning with A Treatise of Human Nature (1739–40), Hume strove to create a naturalistic science of man that examined the psychological basis of human nature.

David Hume is one of the most provocative philosophers to have written in English. The book leaves some questions unanswered The only niggle was the "Natural History of Religion", early on in which Hume says "There is a great difference between. His Dialogues ask if a belief in God can be inferred from what is known of the universe, or whether such a belief is even consistent with such knowledge. The book leaves some questions unanswered. The only niggle was the "Natural History of Religion", early on in which Hume says "There is a great difference between historical fact and speculative opinions

David Hume’s Natural History of Religion Warburton, disquieted by Hume’s project, asked, Would not the Moral History .

David Hume’s Natural History of Religion Warburton, disquieted by Hume’s project, asked, Would not the Moral History of Meteors be full as sensible as the Natural History of Religion ? (Livingston, 1976). The Essay on Hume Human Sympathy Reason. slave of the passions,' Hume held.

Hume conceived of philosophy as the inductive, experimental science of human nature. Despite the enduring impact of his theory of knowledge, Hume seems to have considered himself chiefly as a moralist. Taking the scientific method of the English physicist Sir Isaac Newton as his model and building on the epistemology of the English philosopher John Locke, Hume tried to describe how the mind works in acquiring what is called knowledge. The moral sense school reached its fullest development in the works of two Scottish philosophers, Francis Hutcheson (1694–1746) and David Hume (1711–76).

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