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Hume, David

Saltos de línea: David Hume
Pronunciación: /hjuːm
 
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Definición de Hume, David en inglés:

( 1711–76), Scottish philosopher, economist, and historian. He rejected the possibility of certainty in knowledge and claimed that all the data of reason stem from experience. Notable works: A Treatise of Human Nature (1739–40) and History of England (1754–62).

Derivados

Humean

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Pronunciación: /ˈhjuːmɪən/
adjetivo& sustantivo
Example sentences
  • Neither the Leibnizian nor the Humean interpretation is really tenable.
  • This entails the negative thesis that a satisfactory reductive analysis of causality along Humean lines (in any of its versions) cannot be given.
  • There the Humean predicament remained unaltered.

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