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What is George Berkeley known for?

Bishop George Berkeley (1685 - 1753) was an Irish philosopher of the Age of Enlightenment, best known for his theory of Immaterialism, a type of Idealism (he is sometimes considered the father of modern Idealism).

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Also question is, what is the most famous work of George Berkeley?

George Berkeley was one of the three most famous British Empiricists. Berkeley is best known for his early works on vision (An Essay towards a New Theory of Vision, 1709) and metaphysics (A Treatise concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge, 1710; Three Dialogues between Hylas and Philonous, 1713).

Beside above, does George Berkeley believe in God? 3.1. The last major item in Berkeley's ontology is God, himself a spirit, but an infinite one. Berkeley believes that once he has established idealism, he has a novel and convincing argument for God's existence as the cause of our sensory ideas.

Keeping this in consideration, what is Berkeley's most famous phrase?

esse est percipi

How did George Berkeley die?

Heart failure

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