Routledge Philosophy GuideBook to Hume on Religion

Routledge Philosophy GuideBook to Hume on Religion

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David Hume was the most important British philosopher of the eighteenth century. His Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion is a classic text in the philosophy of religion.
Hume on Religion introduces and asseses:
*Hume's life and the background to the Dialogues *the ideas and text of Dialogues *Hume's continuing importance to philosophy.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 244 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 18.54mm | 272g
  • Routledge
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0415201950
  • 9780415201957
  • 1,488,971

Table of contents

Preface 1. Hume's Life and Philosophical Project 2. Clearing the Ground 3. The Design Argument 4. Examination of the Design Argument: I 5. Examination of the Design Argument: II 6. The Cosmological Argument 7. Other Theistic Arguments 8. The Problem of Evil 9. The Limits of Reason Index of Names Index of Concepts
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'This is a well-written guide to ... Hume's posthumously (1779) published Dialogues concerning Natural Religion ... An excellent book.' - International Review of Biblical Studies


"O'Connor's book is clearly written and carefully argued. It rewards both casual reading and careful study." - James F. Sennett, Lincoln Christian College and Seminary in Philosophical Books
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'This is a well-written guide to ... Hume's posthumously (1779) published Dialogues concerning Natural Religion ... An excellent book.' - International Review of Biblical Studies


"O'Connor's book is clearly written and carefully argued. It rewards both casual reading and careful study." - James F. Sennett, Lincoln Christian College and Seminary in Philosophical Books
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