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George Berkeley.

Author: David Berman
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1996. ©1996
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : New editionView all editions and formats
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Unlike nearly all studies of Berkeley, this book looks at the full range of his work and links it with his life - focusing in particular on his religious thought. While aiming to present a clear picture of his career, this book breaks new ground on, among other topics, Berkeley's philosophical strategy, his account of immortality, his Jacobitism, his emotive theory of religious mysteries, and the motivation of his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Berman, David.
George Berkeley: Idealism and the Man.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, ©1996
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Berman
ISBN: 0198264674 9780198264675
OCLC Number: 1035699882
Description: 1 online resource (244 pages)
Contents: Early life and intellectual background 1685-1713; philosophy in the Heroic Period 1709-1713; theology in the Heroic Period; the middle years 1713-1721; the Bermuda project 1722-1731; philosophical theology 1732-1734; the good bishop 1735-1753; epilogue - Ecce Homo.

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Provides a comprehensive picture of the life and thought of George Berkeley, integrating his philosophy with his religion. The book reveals Berkeley to be a deep and human thinker, rather than a  Read more...

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David Berman is very well versed both in Berkeley's own works and in the literature about him, including the writings of his contemporaries, and is a reliable source of information not easily Read more...

 
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