A Treatise Concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge
Treatise Concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge by George Berkeley
Book DescriptionOriginally published in 1710, this landmark of Western philosophy introduced a revolutionary concept: immaterialism, which asserts that to be is to perceive or be perceived. The treatise opens with an assault on Locke's theory of abstract ideas and proceeds with arguments that sensible qualities exist only when perceived as ideas.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780486432533
(210mm x 130mm x 8mm)
Imprint: Dover Publications Inc.
Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.
Publish Date: 1-Jan-2004
Country of Publication: United States
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Deals with the philosophy of immaterialism. This work has been recognized as an excellent introduction to the English philosophy of the eighteenth century, and to philosophy in general.
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