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Scottish philosopher, economist, and historian [April 26, O.S.] 25 August 1776) was a Scottish philosopher, historian, economist and essayist. A list of BBC episodes and clips related to "David Hume". of ethics and morality (60) Social commentators (59) Moral philosophers (58) Philosophers of mind (58) Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the work of the Scottish philosopher David Hume. Allan Little profiles the philosopher David Hume, born in 1711. 4 The Philosophy of David Hume by Norman Kemp-Smith Hume was? He was born in the Lowlands of Scotland in 1711. When we read a book we enter into the mind of the author, but we can't know the mind of God in that intimate way. Summary, David Hume (1711-1776) was a Scottish thinker who made The standard biography of Hume is Mossner 1954. Hume: Moral Psychology (96). David Hume, Scottish philosopher, historian, and leading neoskeptic, was a highly Hume was born in 1711 on his family's small estate near Edinburgh. As a naturalist, he sought to explain the mind of man from a rationalist perspective. David Hume (7 May 1711 [26 April 25 August 1776) was a Scottish philosopher, economist, historian and an important figure in the history of Western David Hume (1711 - 1776) was a Scottish philosopher, economist and historian of the Hume was born on 26 April 1711 in a tenement on the Lawnmarket in next ten years frantically trying to capture these thoughts on paper, resulting in "A David Hume (/hjuːm/; born David Home; 7 May 1711 NS (26 April 1711 OS) 25 August 1776) was a Scottish Enlightenment philosopher, historian, economist, and essayist, who is best known today for his highly influential system of philosophical empiricism, scepticism, and naturalism. 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