On effort and causal power: Maine de Biran’s critique of Hume revisited

British Journal for the History of Philosophy 28 (5):903-922 (2020)
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Rejections of Hume’s account of agency as ‘implausible’ and ‘defective’ have not been uncommon in recent commentary, but these responses have been elaborated without acknowledgement that Maine de B...



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