David Hume
David Hume

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David Hume

Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • understand the debates in the late Enlightenment concerning suicide, immortality, the nature of evidence, the existence of God and related topics

  • understand some characteristic shifts and continuities in the move from Enlightenment ideals towards Romantic ones

  • feel confident that study can transform a centuries-old text into an enjoyable, informative, articulate and reasoned discussion of a familiar topic

  • examine set readings and appreciate some of its necessary background information.


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