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6-8 September 2011, Belief and Doubt in David Hume, Prague, Czech Republic

Date: 6-8 September 2011
Location: Prague, Czech Republic
Deadline: 28 February 2011

This conference will be an international one, bringing together scholars from Europe and North America to mark the 300th anniversary of Hume’s birth. It will be the first conference devoted to Hume’s work to be held in the Czech Republic. The central topic will be Hume’s epistemology, including his views on belief, evidence, induction, probability, testimony, natural theology and scepticism, as well as the epistemological questions surrounding his account of the self and of causation. The proceedings will last for three days, from September 6th to 8th (Tuesday to Thursday), 2011.

For more information, see http://www.flu.cas.cz/hume2011/.

The Programme Committee cordially invites all researchers in the area of the conference to submit their papers Deadline for submissions: February 28, 2011.

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