David hume's criticisms of miracles david hume's criticisms of miracles skip navigation sign in plato: phaedo - summary and analysis - duration: 4:35. Overview the topic of hume’s section on miracles is not whether miracles are possible after all, almost anything is possible, according to hume. Table of contents preface vii part i hume's analysis of causation in relation to his analysis of miracles 3 1 hume's account of a posteriori reasoning 5. Michael gleghorn examines philosopher david hume's famous argument against miracles, showing it to fail at its objective.
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