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An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding

David Hume


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An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding is a book by the Scottish empiricist philosopher David Hume, published in English in 1748. It was a revision of an earlier effort, Hume's A Treatise of Human Nature, published anonymously in London in 1739–40. The argument of the Enquiry proceeds by a series of incremental steps, separated into chapters which logically succeed one another. After expounding his epistemology, Hume explains how to apply his principles to specific topics.

Part of the Encyclopaedia Britannica’s Great Books of the Western World set.

This book has 132 pages in the PDF version, and was originally published in 1748.

Production notes: This e-book of An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding was published by Global Grey in 2018.

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