Seneda, Marcos César
January 2013
Síntese: Revista de Filosofia;jan-abr2013, Vol. 40 Issue 126, p5
Academic Journal
When reducing the source of knowledge to sense data, empiricism can basically be conceived in two ways: either through the acquisition of thought content, or through the empirical constitution of subjectivity itself. The second hypothesis was explicitly presented by G. Deleuze. This paper deals with the second hypothesis and limits itself to an exhaustive analysis of memory and imagination. It seeks to trace the steps by which Hume constituted distinct modes of operation of the human mind, according to the radical presuppositions of what he called experimental philosophy.


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