Berkeley's Principles and Dialogues: Background Source Materials

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C. J. McCracken, I. C. Tipton
Cambridge University Press, May 8, 2000 - Philosophy - 300 pages
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This volume sets Berkeley's philosophy in its historical context by providing selections from; first, works that deeply influenced Berkeley as he formed his main doctrines; second, works that illuminate the philosophical climate in which those doctrines were formed; and third, works that display Berkeley's subsequent philosophical influence. The first category is represented by selections from Descartes, Malebranche, Bayle, and Locke; the second category includes extracts from such thinkers as Regius, Lanion, Arnauld, Lee, and Norris; while reactions to Berkeley, both positive and negative, are drawn from a wide range of thinkers Leibniz, Baxter, Hume, Diderot, Voltaire, Reid, Kant, Herder, and Mill.
  

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Rene Descartes
13
Henricus Regius
26
Nicolas Malebranche
29
Pierre de Lanion
55
Antoine Arnauld
60
Jean Brunet
70
Pierre Bayle
76
John Locke
90
Early Reviews
173
G W Leibniz
191
Andrew Baxter
193
David Hume
208
Samuel Johnson
223
French Reactions
233
German Reactions
252
Thomas Reid
268

Henry Lee
119
John Norris
132
Arthur Collier
142
First Reactions
159
John Stuart Mill
279
Index of Names
295
Subject Index
299
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