David Hume: A Treatise of Human Nature

David Hume: A Treatise of Human Nature : Two-volume set

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David and Mary Norton present the definitive scholarly edition of Hume's Treatise, one of the greatest philosophical works ever written. This set comprises the two volumes of texts and editorial material, which are also available for purchase separately.
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Product details

  • Multiple copy pack | 1200 pages
  • 162 x 234 x 66mm | 1,778.07g
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0199596972
  • 9780199596973
  • 836,354

About David Fate Norton

David Fate Norton is Professor of Philosophy Emeritus at McGill University and Adjunct Professor of Philosophy at the University of Victoria.


Mary J. Norton is a retired teacher and librarian
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Table of contents

VOLUME 1; VOLUME 2
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Review quote

A tous points de vue (scientificite editoriale, mise en contexte historique, references externes et references internes), cette nouvelle edition du Traite savere remarquable, et tout a fait indeispensable. * Eleonore Le Jalle, Archives de philosophie * David Fate Norton and Mary J. Norton's new edition of David Hume's A Treatise of Human Nature..establishes a new standard for scholars engaged with that work * Peter S. Fosl Journal of the History of Philosophy * Review from previous edition Useful far beyond the small circle of scholarly experts... The Treatise has a fair claim to be the most important and influential philosophical text ever written in English... After more than 250 years, Hume is still at the front line of philosophical inquiry... This edition belongs in any university or college library anywhere in the world, and its publication will certainly excite more than a murmur among philosophers
and scholars. * Robert Callergard, Theoria *
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Review from previous edition Useful far beyond the small circle of scholarly experts... The Treatise has a fair claim to be the most important and influential philosophical text ever written in English... After more than 250 years, Hume is still at the front line of philosophical inquiry... This edition belongs in any university or college library anywhere in the world, and its publication will certainly excite more than a murmur among philosophers and scholars. Robert Callergård, Theoria
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