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Space and the Self in Humes Treatise Marina Frasca-Spada

Space and the Self in Humes Treatise

Marina Frasca-Spada

Published April 11th 2002
ISBN : 9780521891622
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Humes discussion of the idea of space in his Treatise on Human Nature is fundamental to an understanding of his treatment of such central issues as the existence of external objects, the unity of the self, and the relation between certainty andMoreHumes discussion of the idea of space in his Treatise on Human Nature is fundamental to an understanding of his treatment of such central issues as the existence of external objects, the unity of the self, and the relation between certainty and belief. Marina Frasca-Spadas rich and original study examines this difficult part of Humes philosophical writings and connects it to eighteenth-century works in natural philosophy, mathematics and literature. Her analysis points the way to a reassessment of the central current interpretative questions in Hume studies.