Preface to the third edition; Introduction; 1. On the real import of the relation of cause and effect; 2. On the sources of illusion with respect to the relation; 3. On the circumstances in which the belief of the relation arises; 4. On Mr Hume's theory of our belief in the relation; Notes.
The third edition, published in 1818, of an influential work examining Hume's theory of causation.