meaning of bishop berkeley

bishop berkeley meaning in General Dictionary

Irish philosopher and Anglican bishop which opposed the materialism of Thomas Hobbes (1685-1753)

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The Scottish philosophy of Thomas Reid and his successors believed that David Hume's scepticism was no more than the genuine outcome of Locke's sensationalist appeal to experience when ripened or forced on by the immaterialism of Bishop Berkeley - God and the soul alone; not God, world and soul.

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