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Author Dicker, Georges, 1942-

Title Berkeley's idealism : a critical examination / Georges Dicker

Publ Info New York : Oxford University Press, [2011]
 RWU Main Library  B1348 .D53 2011    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  B1348 .D53 2011    AVAILABLE
 URI  B1348 .D53 2011    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  B1348 .D53 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xiv, 310 pages ; 24 cm
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Contents The theory of primary and secondary qualities -- The representational theory of perception and the problem of perception -- Locke's defense of the senses -- Berkeley's case for idealism in Principles I, sections 1-7 -- Direct arguments for idealism in the first dialogue between Hylas and Philonous -- The argument from the ego-centric predicament -- The likeness principle -- Berkeley's attack on the theory of primary and secondary qualities -- Substance/Substratum -- The epistemological argument -- Mind -- God, nature, agency, and causation in perception -- Continuity -- Intersubjectivity
Note Includes bibliographical references and indexes
LC subject Berkeley, George, 1685-1753
Idea (Philosophy)
ISBN 9780195381450 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0195381459 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780195381467 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0195381467 (hardcover : alk. paper)