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David Ashton

Dr David Ashton is a consultant physician and philosopher, with a lifelong interest in Hume.  He trained at the University of St Andrews and Imperial College School of Medicine, where he was Director of the UK Women’s Heart Study.  


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Should our universities choose impartiality or appeasement?

IN HIS AUTOBIOGRAPHY, Errata: An examined life, the literary critic, essayist and philosopher George Steiner, described his first encounter with Martin Heidegger’s monumental, Sein und Zeit.  Steiner related how

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In defence of David Hume

IN HIS PLAY, “The Crucible”, Arthur Miller has the protagonist John Proctor, say the following, “We are what we always were in Salem, but now

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