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A treatise concerning the principles of human knowledge

Author: George Berkeley; Jonathan Dancy
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.
Series: Oxford philosophical texts.
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In this exceptional work, Berkeley makes the striking claim that physical things consist of nothing but ideas and therefore do not exist outside the mind. This claim establishes him as the founder of the idealist tradition in philosophy. The text printed in the volume is the 1734 edition of the Principles, which represents Berkeley's mature thought. Also included are four important letters between George Berkeley  Read more...
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Berkeley, George, 1685-1753.
Treatise concerning the principles of human knowledge.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1998
(DLC) 97012131
(OCoLC)36582129
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: George Berkeley; Jonathan Dancy
ISBN: 0585134227 9780585134222
OCLC Number: 43476782
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 237 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Berkeley's life --
Analysis of the Principles --
A Treatise Concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge --
The Berkeley-Johnson correspondence.
Series Title: Oxford philosophical texts.
Other Titles: Principles of human knowledge
Responsibility: George Berkeley ; edited by Jonathan Dancy.
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This student edition of Berkeley's 'Principles of Human Knowledge' includes the four letters between George Berkeley and Samuel Johnson, written in 1729-30. The text is supplemented by a  Read more...

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