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Berkeley's Three Dialogues: New Essays

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2018.06.10 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Stefan Storrie (ed.), Berkeley's Three Dialogues: New Essays, Oxford University Press, 2018, 217 pp., $50.00 ISBN 9780198755685. Reviewed by Marc A. Hight, Hampden-Sydney College George Berkeley arguably has risen in the ranks of early modern philosophers in terms of philosophical esteem. A good deal of scholarly work on the Irish philosopher has emerged since the turn of the century, taking Berkeley's thought seriously or at least seriously enough to engage carefully. Stefan Storrie's anthology dedicated to the Three Dialogues between Hylas and Philonous comes from papers delivered at a conference in 2014 celebrating the 300th anniversary of the work's publication in 1713. All of the papers have an analytical approach to a variety of philosophical and textual issues that arise in Berkeley's work. The editor's introductory chapter is primarily an essay in apologetics: given that A.A. Luce and T.E.... . . .

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