About George Berkeley

Works Online

A Defense of Free-Thinking in Mathematics In answer To a Pamphlet of Philalethes Cantabrigiensis; Geometry no Friend to Infidelity, or a Defence of Sir ISAAC NEWTON, and the BRITISH Mathematicians.
The Querist
Three Dialogues Between Hylas And Philonous


03/12/1685 Born near Kilkenny in Ireland.

1707 Became a fellow at Trinity College, Dublin where he studied.

1709 Published Essay towards a New Theory of Vision

1710 Published A Treatise concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge

1713 Published Three Dialogues between Hylas and Philonous

1724 Became dean of Londonderry.

1728 Moved to Rhode Island to found a new college in Bermuda with his wife, but the college was never founded.

Approx 1732 Returned to London, England.

1734 Became Bishop of Cloyne in Ireland.

01/14/1753 Passed away in Oxford, England.

Resources On The Web

George Berkeley - Contains brief Bio and very good time line

George Berkeley - Contains brief Bio and many helpful links

The Philosophy of George Berkeley - Very well designed

INTERNATIONAL BERKELEY SOCIETY - Interesting site, not much on Berkely but it is neat to see how he still effects modern day

BERKELEY STUDIES - A site dedicated to the study of George Berkely. tons of links and information




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