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Hume and the problem of miracles : a solution

Author: Michael P Levine
Publisher: Dordrecht [Netherlands] ; Boston : Kluwer Academic Publishers, ©1989.
Series: Philosophical studies series, v. 41.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Named Person: David Hume; David Hume; David Hume; David Hume; David Hume
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael P Levine
ISBN: 0792300432 9780792300434
OCLC Number: 18715634
Notes: Based on the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--Brown, 1982, presented under the title: The possibility of religious knowledge.
Includes indexes.
Description: viii, 212 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: I Hume's Analysis of Causation in Relation to His Analysis of Miracles.- 1. Hume's Account of A Posteriori Reasoning.- 2. Miracles and Reasoning based on Experience.- 3. The Indian and The Ice: Understanding and Rejecting Hume's Argument.- 4. A Better But Less Interesting Humean Argument.- 5. Miracles and The Logical Entailment Analysis of Causation.- 6. Are Miracles Violations of Laws of Nature?.- Notes to Part I.- II Can Anyone Ever Know That a Miracle Has Occurred?.- 7. What Is Involved In Knowing That a Miracle has Occurred?.- 8. Hume's Account of Tillotson and the Alleged "Argument of a Like Nature".- 9. Testimony and Sensory Evidence: Reasons For Belief in Miracles?.- 10. Tillotson's Argument: Its Application to Justified Belief in Miracles.- 10.1 Ahern's Unsuccessful Critique of Tillotson.- 10.2 The Similarity of Hume's Argument to Tillotson's and The Failure of Hume's Argument.- 11. Conclusion: Miracles and Contemporary Epistemology.- 11.1 Foundationalism and Belief in Miracles.- Can Belief In A Miracle Be A Basic Belief?.- Can Belief In A Miracle Be A Non-Basic Belief?.- 11.2 Coherence and Belief in Miracles.- Notes to Part II.- Index of Names.- Index of Subjects.
Series Title: Philosophical studies series, v. 41.
Responsibility: Michael P. Levine.

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