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2017 | 65 | 2 | 199-206
Article title

„Humovství“

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Title variants
EN
“Humeanism”
Languages of publication
CS
Abstracts
EN
The epithet “Humean” is used in metaphysics to describe positions which deny that there is, in concrete reality, necessary connection or necessary action. This use was significantly reinforced by David Lewis, who applied the adjective “Humean” in the phrase “Humean supervenience”. It is not at all clear, however, whether this use of the term is in fact appropriate. Lewis himself was not fully convinced that it was.
Year
Volume
65
Issue
2
Pages
199-206
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Document type
ARTICLE
Contributors
  • Filosofický časopis, redakce, Filosofický ústav AV ČR, v.v.i., Jilská 1, 110 00 Praha 1, Czech Republic
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YADDA identifier
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