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Portrait of David Hume (detail) by Allan Ramsey (1754)

Noted Hume Scholars

By what criteria do we determine whom to list as a “Noted Hume Scholar”? The following, in our considered judgment, seem most appropriate:

  • Responsible for a substantial and lasting contribution to Hume scholarship
  • Articulating a unique vision of the contents or context of Hume’s writings
  • Deceased at least seven years



Please contact to comment on our criteria or to nonimate a scholar for inclusion on our list.

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