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A Treatise Concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge / Edition 1
     

A Treatise Concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge / Edition 1

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by George Berkeley, Jonathan Dancy
 

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ISBN-10: 0198751613

ISBN-13: 9780198751618

Pub. Date: 05/28/1998

Publisher: Oxford University Press

The text printed in this volume is the 1734 edition of George Berkeley's "Treatise Concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge" in which he argues that physical things consist of nothing but ideas, and so do not exist outside the mind.

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The text printed in this volume is the 1734 edition of George Berkeley's "Treatise Concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge" in which he argues that physical things consist of nothing but ideas, and so do not exist outside the mind.

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ISBN-13:
9780198751618
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
05/28/1998
Series:
Oxford Philosophical Texts Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
9.10(w) x 6.10(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1: Introductory Material
How to Use this Book
Editor's Introduction
1. Preamble
2. Berkeley's Life
3. The Target (or, What Berkeley didn't Believe)
4. Berkeley's Metaphysical Picture
5. What Happens in the Principles?
6. The Arguments of Principles 1-24
7. Berkeley's Attack on the Doctrine of Abstract Ideas
8. Abstract Ideas in the Principles
9. The Existence of God
10. Physical Reality
11. Scepticism
12. Berkeley and the Progress of Science
13. The Nature of Spirits
14. Berkeley's Intellectual Antecedents
15. The Berkeley-Johnson Correspondence
The Text Printed in this Edition; Bibliography and Further Reading; Analysis of the Principles
Part 2: The Texts
A Treatise Concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge
Preface
Introduction
On the Principles of Human Knowledge Part I
The Berkeley-Johnson Correspondence
Johnson to Berkeley, 10 September 1729
Berkeley to Johnson, 25 November 1729
Johnson to Berkeley , 5 February 1730
Berkeley to Johnson , 24 March 1730
Part 3: Glossary, Notes, and Index
Glossary
Notes to the Principles
Notes to the Berkeley-Johnson Correspondence
Index

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