adjective see Hume I

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  • humian — Usage: usually capitalized variant of humean * * * Humian see Humean …   Useful english dictionary

  • Humean — 1. adjective /ˈhjuːmɪən/ Of or to the of (1711–1776). § Treatiſe of Human Nature, L. 467. In the P. S. to this letter, a view will be given of the Humian ſyſtem, taken exaly as it appeared to its author at ſix o’clock in the evening. 2. noun… …   Wiktionary

  • Hume — I. biographical name David 1711 1776 Scottish philosopher & historian • Humean or Humian adjective II. biographical name John 1937 Irish peace activist …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • James Mark Baldwin — (Columbia, South Carolina, 1861–1934) was an American philosopher and psychologist who was educated at Princeton under the supervision of Scottish philosopher James McCosh and who was one of the founders of the Department of Psychology at the… …   Wikipedia

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