This 1990 book offers rhetorical and literary analyses of four of George Berkeley's (1685–1753) major philosophical texts.
- Cambridge University Press
- Publication date:
- Cambridge Studies in Eighteenth-Century English Literature and Thought Series, #6
- Product dimensions:
- 5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.63(d)
Table of Contents
Acknowledgments; Note to the reader; Introduction; Part I. The Principles of Human Knowledge: 1. Ideas and the ends of language; 2. Locke, roles, and passion; 3. The ends of morality and religion; 4. Metaphor and the evidence of things not seen; Part II. Three Dialogues between Hylas and Philonous: 5. The opportunities of dialogue; 6. The character of the elenchus; 7. Comic characters; 8. Comic form; Part III. Alciphron: 9. Argument into satire; 10. Conversations with ingenious men; Part IV. Siris: 11. The rude essay; 12. The method of inductive analogy; 13. The hoary maxims of the ancients; Conclusion; Select bibliography; Index.
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