GEORGE BERKELEY (1685 - 1753)



  • International Berkeley Conference, University of Neuchâtel, August 2010

  • International Berkeley Conference, University of Karlsruhe, August 17-20, 2009

  • Berkeley's New Theory of Vision: 300 Years Later, Department of Philosophy, Brown University, May 2, 2009

  • International Berkeley Conference, International Berkeley Society, Salve Regina University, June 26-28, 2008

  • Bishop Berkeley's Ideas and Idealism, Edinburgh University Philosophy Society, Edinburgh University, March 7-8, 2008

  • International Berkeley Conference, University of Helsinki, August 6-9, 2007

  • Berkeley Conference, Department of Philosophy, University of Tartu, Estonia, September 5-8, 2005

  • Berkeley Conference, Department of Philosophy at the University of Rennes, October 23-35, 2003

  • George Berkeley Conference, Department of Philosophy, Texas A & M University, April 3-5, 2003

  • The Legacy of George Berkeley from the 18th to the 21st Century, International Berkeley Society, University of Rhode Island, April 21-24 1999





  • Anthologies:

    • Philosophical Writings.  Ed. Desmond M. Clarke.  Cambridge: CUP, 2008.

    • Works.  Ed. Alexander Campbell Frasier.  New York: Continuum, 1997.

    • Alciphron, or the Minute Philosopher in Focus.  Ed. David Berman.  London: Routledge, 1993.

    • Principles of Human Knowledge / Three Dialogues Between Hylas and Philonous.  Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1988.

    • Philosophical Works, including the Works on Vision.  Ed. Michael R. Ayers.  London: J. M. Dent, 1975.

    • Philosophical Writings.  New York: Macmillan, 1965.

    • Works.  Ed.  A. A. Luce and T. E. Jessop.  9 Vols.  London: Thomas Nelson, 1948-1957.

  • Selected Individual Works:

    • Siris.  1744.

    • The Querist.  1735-1737.

    • A Defense of Free-Thinking in Mathematics.  1735.

    • Reasons for not Replying to Mr Walton's Full Answer.  1735.

    • The Analyst; or, a Discourse Addressed to an Infidel Mathematician.  1734.

    • The Theory of Vision, or Visual Language Shewing the Immediate Presence and Providence of a Deity, Vindicated and Explained.  1733.

    • Alciphron, or the Minute Philosopher.  1732.

    • A Sermon before the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts.  1732.

    • De Motu.  1721.

      • On Motion

    • Three Dialogues Between Hylas and Philonous.   1713.

    • Passive Obedience.  1712.

    • A Treatise Concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge.  1710.

    • An Essay Towards a New Theory of Vision1709.




  • Anthologies:

    • Daniel, Stephen H., ed.  New Interpretations of Berkeley's Thought.  Amherst, NY: Humanity Books, 2008.

    • Daniel, Stephen H., ed.  Reexamining Berkeley’s Philosophy.  Toronto: U of Toronto P, 2007.

    • Winkler, Kenneth P., ed.  Cambridge Companion to Berkeley Cambridge: CUP, 2005.

  • Selected Individual Works:

    • Bennett, Jonathan.  Central Themes

    • Berman, David.  George Berkeley: Idealism and the Man.  Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, 1992.  2nd Ed.  Oxford: OUP, 1996.

    • Bradatan, Costica.  The Other Bishop Berkeley: an Exercise in Re-Enchantment.  New York: Fordham UP, 2006.  [review]

    • Branka, Arsic.  The Passive Eye: Gaze and Subjectivity in Berkeley.  Palo Alto: Stanford UP, 2003.

    • Dicker, Georges.  Berkeley's Idealism: a Critical ExaminationOxford: OUP, 2011.

    • Gaustad, Edwin S.  George Berkeley in America.  New Haven: Yale UP, 1979.

    • Kingston, Temple.  The Metaphysics of George Berkeley, 1685-1753: Irish Philosopher.  Edwin Mellen, 1992.

    • Law, Jules David.  "Towards the Surface and Back Again: Berkeley's Reflections on Language."  The Rhetoric of Empiricism: Language and Perception from Locke to I. A. Richards.  Ithaca: Cornell UP, 1993.  93-130.

    • Olscamp, Paul J.  The Moral Philosophy of George Berkeley.  Dordrehct: Kluwer, 1970.

    • Pappas, George.   Berkeley's Thought

    • Richetti, John J.  Philosophical Writing: Locke, Berkeley, Hume.  Cambridge: Harvard UP, 1983.

    • Roberts, John Russell.  A Metaphysics for the Mob: the Philosophy of George Berkeley.  Oxford: OUP, 2007.

    • Walmsley, Peter.  The Rhetoric of Berkeley's Philosophy.  Cambridge: CUP, 1990.

    • Winkler, Kenneth.  Berkeley: an Interpretation




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