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The Pursuits of Philosophy

An Introduction to the Life and Thought of David Hume

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$40.00 • £32.95 • €36.00

ISBN 9780674061682

Publication Date: 10/04/2011

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176 pages

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Annette C. Baier was Distinguished Service Professor of Philosophy, Emerita, at the University of Pittsburgh. She also taught at the philosophy department of the University of Otago in New Zealand.

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