FASS Staff Profile

PROFESSOR QU HSUEH MING
PROFESSOR
DEPARTMENT of PHILOSOPHY

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AS3/05-13
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phiqhm@nus.edu.sg
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Brief Introduction

Hsueh Qu joined the Philosophy Department at NUS in 2015. Previously, he received his Ph.D. from New York University, and completed his undergraduate and B.Phil. at Oxford University. He is originally from Malaysia. His research interest is Early Modern, primarily the scholarship of David Hume. 


Publications

BOOKS/MONOGRAPHS AUTHORED

  • Hume’s Epistemological Evolution (2020) New York: Oxford University Press.

JOURNAL ARTICLES

  • “Hume on Theoretical Simplicity” (Forthcoming) Philosopher’s Imprint.
  • “Predication and Hume’s Conceivability Principle” (Forthcoming) Pacific Philosophical Quarterly.
  • “Complex Ideas and Hume’s Separability Principle” (2022) Mind 131(522): 517–534.
  • “Skepticism in Hume’s Dialogues” (2022) Hume Studies 47(1): 9–38.
  • “Hume’s Stoicism: Reflections on Happiness and the Value of Philosophy” (2022) Journal of the History of Philosophy 60(1): 79–96.
  • “Synthetic A Priori Judgments and Kant’s Response to Hume on Induction” (2021) Synthese 199(3–4): 7131–7157.
  • “The Virtue of Consistency” (2021) Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 102(3): 491–503.
  • “Hume and Reliabilism” (2021) Belgrade Philosophical Annual 1:34, 27–51.
  • “Hume’s Deontological Response to Scepticism” (2020) Ergo 6(27).
  • “Type Distinctions of Reason and Hume’s Separability Principle” (2020) British Journal for the History of Philosophy 28(1): 90–111.
  • “Hume’s (Ad Hoc?) Appeal to the Calm Passions” (2018) Archiv für Geschichte der Philosophie 100(4): 444–469.
  • “Laying Down Hume’s Law” (2019) Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 100: 24–46.
  •  “Hume’s Epistemology: The State of the Question” (2019) Southern Journal of Philosophy 57(3): 301–323.
  • “Hume’s Internalism in EHU 12” (2018) Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 96 (3): 517–539
  • “Hume’s Dispositional Account of the Self” (2017) Australasian Journal of Philosophy 95(4): 644–657.
  • “Hume’s Doxastic Involuntarism” (2017) Mind 126(501): 53–92.
  • “Hume on Mental Transparency”, (2017) Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 98:4, 576–601.
  • “The Title Principle (or lack thereof) in the Enquiry” (2016) History of Philosophy Quarterly 33:3, 257–274.
  • “Prescription, Description, and Hume’s Experimental Method” (2016) The British Journal for the History of Philosophy 24:2, 279–301.
  • “Hume’s Positive Argument on Induction” (2014) Nous 48(4): 595–625. 
  • “Hume’s Practically Epistemic Conclusions?” (2014) Philosophical Studies 170(3): 501–524.
  • “The Simple Duality: Humean Passions” (2012) Canadian Journal of Philosophy 42:supp1, 98–116. 

CHAPTERS IN BOOKS

  • “Psychology and Epistemology in the Treatise and the Enquiry” (Forthcoming) Recasting the Treatise: The Development of Hume’s Philosophy, Oxford University Press (eds. T. Demeter, A. Merivale, and P. Millican).
  • “‘All the Logic I think Proper to Employ’: Hume’s Rules by which to Judge of Causes and Effects” (Forthcoming) Hume’s Treatise of Human Nature, Cambridge University Press (ed. E. Radcliffe).
  • “Hume, Deontology, and an Ethics of Belief” (Forthcoming) Hume and Contemporary Epistemology, Routledge (eds. S. Stapleford and V. Wagner).
  • “The Cartesian Circle” (Forthcoming) The Cartesian Mind, Routledge (eds. C. Wee and J. Secada).
  • “A Nudge and a Poké: Pokémon GO and the Ethics of Nudging” (Forthcoming) Pokémon and Philosophy, Carus Books (ed. N. Michaud). Co-authored with Daryl Ooi.


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