About Hume Studies

HUME STUDIES is an interdisciplinary scholarly journal dedicated to publishing important work bearing on the thought of David Hume. The Journal is receptive to a variety of topics, methods, and approaches, so long as the work contributes to understanding Hume’s thought, meets the highest standards of scholarship, and demonstrates mastery of relevant scholarly literature. Articles may be submitted in English, French, German, or Italian. The Journal is published by The Hume Society in April and November.

ISSN: 0319-7336


INDIVIDUAL SUBSCRIPTIONS are included with an annual Hume Society membership.  The cost is $35 (U.S.) per year, or $150 for five years.  Student membership is $25.

INSTITUTIONAL SUBSCRIPTIONS are $60 (U.S.) per year, plus postage for subscribers outside North America. Payment must be in US$. VISA, MASTERCARD, and DISCOVER are accepted.


Back Issues

HUME STUDIES back issues can be ordered from:

Prices per issue are $17.50 (US) for individuals and $20.00 (US) for institutions. Some issues prior to 1990 are no longer available.

Book Reviews

BOOKS ARE ACCCEPTED for review on the understanding that a review cannot be guaranteed. HUME STUDIES welcomes offers to review books. Books for review and book review correspondence should be sent to:

    David Landy
    Department of Philosophy, Humanities 388
    San Francisco State University
    1600 Holloway Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94132

The HUME STUDIES cover incorporates David Hume’s bookplate as found in a copy of L’Abbé Gabriel Bonnot De Mably’s Observations sur l’histoire de France, Geneva, 1765. A flying banner at the top of the bookplate bears the motto “TRUE TO THE END.”

The bookplate is reproduced courtesy of the David Hume Collection, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, McGill University Libraries, McGill University, Montreal, Canada.

HUME STUDIES was founded in 1975 by John Whitney Davis
of The University of Western Ontario.

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