Professor David Berman

Professor David Berman

Fellow Emeritus, Philosophy

http://people.tcd.ie/dberman

Publications and Further Research Outputs

  • Absolute and Final Desire: Plato or Buddha in, editor(s)Timo Airaksinen and Wojciech Gasparski , Desire: The Concept and its Practical Context, London, Tramsaction Publisher, 2016, pp117 - 134, [David Berman]Book Chapter, 2016
  • David Berman and James Hill, S profesorem Davidem Berrmanem o Berkeleym, ateismu a mentalnich typech, Filosoficky casdopis, 64, 2016, p667 - 674Journal Article, 2016
  • David Berman, Berkeley's and Hume's Philosophical Memoirs, Philosophy Now: a magazine of ideas, (120 ), 2017, p28 - 29Journal Article, 2017
  • David Berman, The Character Option, Free Inquiry, 40, (3), 2020, p59 - 59Journal Article, 2020
  • David Berman, Consciousness from Descartes to Ayer, London, Palgrave Macmillan, 2021, v - 84ppBook, 2021
  • David Berman, The Essential Berkeley and Neo-Berkeley, London, Bloomsbury, 2022, vi - 195ppBook, 2022
  • Berman, D., A History of Atheism in Britain: from Hobbes to Russell, London, Croom Helm, 1988, x + 253ppBook, 1988
  • Berman D., George Berkeley: Idealism and the Man, Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1996, xi + 230ppBook, 1996
  • Berman D., Berkeley: Experimental Philosophy, London, Phoenix Paperbacks, 1997, 57ppBook, 1997
  • Berman D., Berkeley and Irish Philosophy, London, Continuum, 2005, x + 234ppBook, 2005
  • Berman D., Archbishop King's Sermon on Predestination, Dublin, Cadenus Press, 1976Book, 1976
  • The Irish Pragmatist in, editor(s)C. Fauske , Archbishop William King and the Anglican Irish Context, Dublin, Four Courts, 2004, pp123 - 134, [Berman D]Book Chapter, 2004
  • Berman D., Philip Skelton's Ophiomaches: or Deism Revealed 1749, 2 vols, Bristol, Thoemmes Press, 1990Book, 1990
  • A.A. Luce, Life of George Berkeley (1949), Routledge/Thoemmes Press, 1992Book, 1992
  • Berman D., George Berkeley's Alciphron in Focus, London, Routledge, 1993Book, 1993
  • Berman D., W. Dudgeon's Philosophical Works, Routledge/Thoemmes Press, 1994Book, 1994
  • Arthur Schopenhauer, The World as Will and Idea, London, Everyman Paperbacks, 1995Book, 1995
  • Berman D., A New Letter by Berkeley on Tar-water, Hermathena, 1968, p45 - 48Journal Article, 1968
  • Berman D., An Early Essay concerning Berkeley's Immaterialism, Hermathena, 1969, p37 - 43Journal Article, 1969
  • D. Berman, A.A. Luce and J.-P. Pittion, A New Letter by Berkeley to Browne on Divine Analogy, Mind, 1969, p375 - 392Journal Article, 1969
  • D. Berman, Berkeley, Clayton and An Essay on Spirit, Journal of the History of Ideas, 1971, p367 - 378Journal Article, 1971
  • D. Berman, On Missing the Wrong Target: a criticism of some central chapters in J. Bennett's Locke, Berkeley, Hume', Hermathena, cxiii, 1972, p54 - 67Journal Article, 1972
  • D. Berman, Francis Hutcheson on Berkeley and the Molyneux problem, Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 74, 1974, p259 - 265Journal Article, 1974
  • D. Berman, Anthony Collins: Aspects of his Thought and Writings, Hermathena, cxix, 1975, p49 - 70Journal Article, 1975
  • D. Berman, Anthony Collins and the Question of Atheism in the Early Part of the Eighteenth Century, Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 75, 1975, p85 - 102Journal Article, 1975
  • D. Berman, Anthony Collins' Essays in the Independent Whig, Journal of the History of Philosophy, xiii, 1975, p463 - 469Journal Article, 1975
  • D. Berman, David Hume and the 1641 Rebellion in Ireland, Studies, lxv, 1976, p101 - 112Journal Article, 1976
  • D. Berman, The Theoretical/Practical Distinction as Applied to the Existence of God from Locke to Kant, Trivium, 12, 1977, p92 - 108Journal Article, 1977
  • D. Berman, Mrs Berkeley's Annotations to her Interleaved Copy of An Account of the Life of George Berkeley, Hermathena, cxxii, 1977, p15 - 28Journal Article, 1977
  • D. Berman, A Note on Berkeley and his Catholic Countrymen, Long Room, 1978, p26 - 29Journal Article, 1978
  • D. Berman, The Genesis of Avowed Atheism in Britain, Question, 1978, p44 - 55Journal Article, 1978
  • D. Berman, Ireland's Knock Legend, Freethinker, 99, 1979, p145 - 147Journal Article, 1979
  • D. Berman, Marxist and Bourgeois Atheism, The New Humanist, 1979, p103 - 105Journal Article, 1979
  • D. Berman, Berkeley's Philosophical Reception after America, Archiv fur Gescichte der Philosophie, 60, 1980, p311 - 311Journal Article, 1980
  • D. Berman, Bishop Berkeley and the Fountains of Living Waters, Hermathena, cxxviii, 1980, p21 - 31Journal Article, 1980
  • D. Berman, Hume and Collins on Miracles, Hume Studies, 1980, p150 - 154Journal Article, 1980
  • D. Berman, Cognitive Theology and Emotive Mysteries in Berkeley's Alciphron, Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 81, 1981, p219 - 229Journal Article, 1981
  • D. Berman, Enlightenment and Counter-Enlightenment in Irish Philosophy' and 'The Causation and Culmination of Irish Philosophy'; two-part essay, Archiv fur Geschichte der Philosophie, 64, 1982, p148 / 257 - 165 / 279Journal Article, 1982
  • D. Berman, Berkeley and King, Notes and Queries, 29, 1982, p528 - 530Journal Article, 1982
  • D. Berman, Spinoza's Spiders, Schopenhauer's Dogs, Philosophical Studies (Dublin), xxix, 1982, p202 - 209Journal Article, 1982
  • D. Berman, David Hume and the Suppression of Atheism, Journal of the History of Philosophy, xxi, 1983, p375 - 387Journal Article, 1983
  • D. Berman, B. Torode and S. Lalor, The Theology of the IRA, Studies, 1983, p137 - 144Journal Article, 1983
  • D. Berman, S. Lalor, The Suppression of Christianity as Old as the Creation vol 2, Notes and Queries, 31, 1984, p3 - 6Journal Article, 1984
  • D. Berman, Berkeley and Beckett, Beckett issue of the Irish University Review, 14, 1984, p42 - 45Journal Article, 1984
  • D. Berman, J. M. Robertson: Freethinker and Historian of Freethought, New Humanist, 1984, p12 - 16Journal Article, 1984
  • D. Berman, Particles and Ideas in Locke's Theory of Meaning, The Locke Newsletter, 15, 1984, p15 - 24Journal Article, 1984
  • D. Berman, 'Berkeley Reconsidered', A Viewer's Guide to the Dean of Thin, Air, 23, 1984, p4 - 5Journal Article, 1984
  • Peter Browne, Denis Huisman, Dictionnaire des Philosophes, Paris, Presses Universitaires de France, 1984, pp402 - 404, [D. Berman]Item in dictionary or encyclopaedia, etc, 1984
  • D. Berman, A. Harrison, John Toland and Keating's History of Ireland 1723, Donegal Annual, 36, 1984, p25 - 29Journal Article, 1984
  • D. Berman, The New Atheist, New Humanist, 1985, p18 - 23Journal Article, 1985
  • D. Berman, George Berkeley: Pictures by Goldsmith, Yeats and Luce, Hermathena, cxxxix, 1985, p9 - 23Journal Article, 1985
  • D. Berman, Berkeley and the Moon Illusions, Revue Internationale de Philosophie, 1985, p215 - 222Journal Article, 1985
  • The Irish Counter Enlightenment in, editor(s)R. Kearney , The Irish Mind, Dublin, Wolfhound Press, 1985, pp119 - 140, [D. Berman]Book Chapter, 1985
  • D. Berman, The Jacobitism of Berkeley's Passive Obediance, Journal of the History of Ideas, 1986, p309 - 319Journal Article, 1986
  • D. Berman, J. Berman, Berkeley's Alciphron Vignettes, The Book Collector, 32, 1985, p55 - 62Journal Article, 1985
  • D. Berman, Irish Philosopy and Ideology, The Crane Bag, 1985, p158 - 159Journal Article, 1985
  • D. Berman, Berkeley's Quad: the Question of Numerical Identity, Idealistic Studies, xvi, 1986, p41 - 45Journal Article, 1986
  • D. Berman, Some Light on the Hidden Hobbes, Topoi, 5, 1986, p197 - 199Journal Article, 1986
  • D. Berman, 'Berkeley Semantic Revolution': 19 November 1707-11January 1708, History of European Ideas, 7, 1986, p603 - 607Journal Article, 1986
  • D. Berman, Gulliver's Dilemma, Durham University Journal, lxxix, 1987, p247 - 248Journal Article, 1987
  • Deism, Immortality and the Art of Theological Lying' in, editor(s)J. A. Lemay , Deism, Masonry and the Enlightenment, Newark, University of Delaware Press, 1987, pp61 - 78, [D. Berman]Book Chapter, 1987
  • D. Berman, Bettleheim's Three Little Pigs, International Review of Psychoanalysis, 1987, p421 - 422Journal Article, 1987
  • The Historian of British Freethought in, editor(s)G.A. Wells , J.M. Robertson: Liberal, Rationalist, London, Pemberton, 1987, [D. Berman]Book Chapter, 1987
  • D. Berman, The Knock Apparition: some new evidence, New Humanist, 1987, p8 - 10Journal Article, 1987
  • D. Berman, Deliberate Parapraxis, International Review of Psychoanalysis, 1988, p381 - 384Journal Article, 1988
  • D. Berman, Nietzsche's Three Phases of Atheism, History of Philosophy Quarterly, 1988, p373 - 386Journal Article, 1988
  • D. Berman, T. Williamson, Locke on Particles: a reply to Nuchelmans, Logique et Analyse, 123, 1988, p113 - 115Journal Article, 1988
  • Die Debatte uber die Seele in, editor(s)J. P. Schobinger , Die Philosophie Des 17. Jahrhunderts, Basel, Schwabe & Co., 1988, pp559 - 581, [D. Berman]Book Chapter, 1988
  • D. Berman, Ghosts, Souls and Immortaity, Ethical Record, 1989, p16 - 22Journal Article, 1989
  • D. Berman, Irish Philosophy and the American Enlightment, Eire-Ireland, 1989, p28 - 39Journal Article, 1989
  • D. Berman, Censorship and the Displacement of Irreligion, Journal of the History of Philosophy, 1989, p601 - 604Journal Article, 1989
  • D. Berman, Freud on Endopsychic Superstition, Irish Journal of Psychology, 1991, p68 - 75Journal Article, 1991
  • Disclaimers as Offence Mechanisms in Blount and Toland in, editor(s)M. Hunter and D. Wootton , Atheism from the Reformation to the Enlightenment, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1992, pp255 - 272, [D. Berman]Book Chapter, 1992
  • D. Berman, Neurosis and Religion, Free Inquiry, 1993, p16 - 16Journal Article, 1993
  • Collins and Hume: Two Ways of Lying Theologically in, editor(s)L. Kreimendahl , Aufklarung and Skepsis, Stuttgart, Bad Cannstatt, 1995, pp22 - 32, [D. Berman]Book Chapter, 1995
  • D. Berman, The Fantasy Option, Free Inquiry, 15, (15), 1995, p38 - 38Journal Article, 1995
  • Anthony Collins, T. Honderich, ed., The Oxford Companion to Philosophy, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1995, pp141 - 141, [D. Berman]Item in dictionary or encyclopaedia, etc, 1995
  • dogma, T. Honderich, ed. , The Oxford Companion to Philosophy, 1995, 1995, pp204 - 204, [D. Berman]Item in dictionary or encyclopaedia, etc, 1995
  • 'Irish Philosophy, T. Honderich, The Oxford Companion to Philosophy, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1995, pp656 - 657, [D. Berman]Item in dictionary or encyclopaedia, etc, 1995
  • 'pessimism and optimism', 'John Toland' , T. Honderich, The Oxford Companion to Philosophy, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1995, pp877 - 877, [D. Berman]Item in dictionary or encyclopaedia, etc, 1995
  • George Berkeley in, editor(s)S. Brown , Routledge History of Philosophy, vol. 5, London, Routledge, 1996, [D. Berman]Book Chapter, 1996
  • D. Berman, Welsh translation of "George Berkeley", Efrydiau Anthonyddol, 67, 2004, p16 - 43Journal Article, 2004
  • D. Berman, Simon Browne: The Soul-Murdered Theologian, History of Psychiatry, 1996, p257 - 263Journal Article, 1996
  • The Irish Freethinker' in, editor(s)P. McGuinness, A. Harrison, R. Kearney , John Toland's Christianity not Mysterious: text, associated works and critical essays, Dublin, Lilliput Press, 1997, pp223 - 230, [D. Berman]Book Chapter, 1997
  • Schopenhauer and Nietzsche: Honest Atheism, Dishonest Pessimism in, editor(s)C. Janaway , Willing and Nothingness: Schopenhauer as Nietzsche's Educator, Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1988, pp178 - 195, [D. Berman]Book Chapter, 1988
  • Descartes and Immortality in, editor(s)A.P. Coudert, et. al. , Judaeo-Christian Intellectual Culture in the Seventeenth Century, Netherlands, Kluwer, 1999, pp161 - 171, [D. Berman]Book Chapter, 1999
  • Berkeley's Life and Works, ed. by K. P. Winkler, The Cambridge Companion to Berkeley, Cambridge, CUP, 2005, pp13 - 33, [D. Berman]Item in dictionary or encyclopaedia, etc, 2005
  • Berman D., Religion and Madness, Journal of Religion and Health, 45, (3), 2006, p359 - 370Journal Article, 2006
  • Eighteenth Century Irish Philosophy in, Field Day Anthology of Irish Writings Vol. 1, 1991, pp760 - 806, [D. Berman, A. Carpenter]Book Chapter, 1991
  • Berman, D., A History of Atheism in Britain: from Hobbes to Russell, London, Routledge, 1990, x + 253ppBook, 1990
  • Berman, D and Lyons W., The First Modern Battle for Consciousness: J. B. Watson's Rejection of Mental Images, Journal of Consciousness Studies, 14, (11), 2007, p5 - 26Journal Article, 2007
  • D. Berman, Atheism in Britain,, Bristol, Thoemmes Press, 1995Book, 1995
  • Contributions, Margaret Drabble, ed., Oxford Companion to English Literature, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1985, [D. Berman]Item in dictionary or encyclopaedia, etc, 1985
  • Berman, David, Philosophical Counseling For Philosophers: A Confession of Images, Philosophical Practice, 3, (2), 2008, p255 - 266Journal Article, 2008
  • Cesta do mysli Berkeleyho a velke vesiny jeho protivniku in, editor(s)Petr Glombicek, James Hill, et al , George Berkeley: Pruvodce jeho filosofii, Prague, Nakladatelstvi Filosofickeho Ustavu AV CR, 2009, pp69 - 92, [David Berman]Book Chapter, 2009
  • Panaceas and Placebos, Leeming, David A., et al, Encyclopedia of Psychology and Religion, 2, New York, Springer, 2010, pp660 - 663, [Berman, David]Item in dictionary or encyclopaedia, etc, 2010
  • Schopenhauer, Nietzsche and Atheism, Leeming, David A., et al, Encyclopedia of Psychology and Religion, New York, Springer, 2010, pp823 - 825, [Berman, David]Item in dictionary or encyclopaedia, etc, 2010
  • Socrates's Daimonion, Leeming, David A, et al, Encyclopedia of Psychology and Religion, 2, New York, Springer, 2010, pp858 - 861, [Berman, David]Item in dictionary or encyclopaedia, etc, 2010
  • Ian Campbell Ross and David Berman, George Berkeley and the authorship of 'The Memoirs of Signor Gaudentio di Lucca', Irish University Review, 41, (1), 2011, p196 - 201Journal Article, 2011
  • The Distrustful Philosopher: Berkeley between the Devils and the Deep Blue Sea of Faith in, editor(s)Silvia Parigi , George Berkeley: Religion and Science in the Enlightenment, Dordrecht, Springer, 2010, pp141 - 157, [David Berman]Book Chapter, 2010
  • David Berman, The Birth of Scottish Philosophy from the Golden Age of Irish Philosophy, Eiighteenth-Century Studies, 45, (3), 2012, p379 - 392Journal Article, 2012
  • Why early atheists loved Berkeley's idealism in, editor(s)Witold K. Pietrazak and Magdalena Kozluk , Le Cabinet du curieux, Paris, Classiques Garnier, 2013, pp397 - 407, [David Berman]Book Chapter, 2013
  • Berman D., George Berkeley: Essays and Replies, Dublin, Irish Academic Press, 1986Book
  • Berman D., George Berkeley: Eighteenth-Century Responses 2 vols., New York, Garland Press, 1989Book
  • Berman D., O'Riordan P., The Irish Enlightenment and Counter-Enllightenment (6 vols), Bristol, Thoemmes Press, 2002Book
  • D. Berman, A Bibliography of the Published Writings of Dr A. A. Luce, Hermathena, cxxiii, 1977, p11 - 18Journal Article
  • D. Berman, The Poverty of Mortalism and the Superfluity of Immortalism, Freethinker, 100, 1980, p14-141Journal Article
  • D. Berman, Berkeley's Prophecy, Scriblerian, xiv, 1981, p58 - 59Journal Article
  • D. Berman, Did Berkeley write Guardian 130?, Berkeley Newsletter, 5, 1981, p10 - 13Journal Article
  • D. Berman, J. Berman, The Fountain Portraits of Bishop Berkeley, Apollo, 1981Journal Article
  • D. Berman, Jeremy Bentham's Analysis of Religion, The Freethinker, 1981, p152 - 153Journal Article
  • Robert Clayton, Denis Huisman, ed., Dictionnaire des Philosophes, Paris, Presses Universitaires de France, 1984, pp553 - 554, [D. Berman]Item in dictionary or encyclopaedia, etc
  • D. Berman, A Disputed Deistic Classic, The Library, sixth series VII, 1985, p58 - 59Journal Article
  • Anthony Collins, Gordon Stein, Encyclopedia of Unbelief, Prometheus Press, 1985, pp115 - 117, [D. Berman]Item in dictionary or encyclopaedia, etc
  • Matthew Tindal, Gordon Stein, Encyclopedia of Unbelief, 1985, pp164 - 169, [D. Berman]Item in dictionary or encyclopaedia, etc
  • John Toland, Gordon Stein, ed., Unbelief in the Enlightenment, Prometheus Press, 1985, pp666 - 670, [D. Berman]Item in dictionary or encyclopaedia, etc
  • D. Berman, R. Houghton and M. Lapan, Images of Berkeley (Cat. of Berkeley Exhibition), Dublin, National Gallery of Ireland/Wolhound Press, 1986, 105ppBook
  • D. Berman, Berkeley's Siris and the 'whisky patriots, Eighteenth Century Ireland, 1, 1986, p200 - 203Journal Article
  • D. Berman, The Lord of Irony, The Freethinker, 108, 1988, p156 - 157Journal Article
  • 'Edmund James Furlong', 'Francis La Touche Godfrey' and 'Thomas McDonnell', T. Duddy, Dictionary of Irish Philosophers, Bristol, Thoemmes Continuum, 2004, pp132-3, 215 , [D. Berman, P. O'Riordan]Item in dictionary or encyclopaedia, etc
  • D. Berman, Will Secularism Survive?, Free Inquiry, 2005, p34 - 35Journal Article
  • Berman, David, Enthusiasm in Galton's Inquiries into the Human Faculty, The Galton Institute Newsletter, (65 and 66), 2007, p6 - 8Journal Article
  • Berman, David, A Manual of Experimental Phlosophy, Dublin, Jeremy Pepyat, 2009, 1 - 118ppBook

Recognition

  • Contributor to The Blackwell Companion to Modern Irish Culture, W. J. McCormick (ed.), (Oxford, Blackwell) 1999
  • Consultant editor for the following philosophy volumes in the Everyman Library series : V. Politis (ed.), Kant's Critique of Pure Reason (1993), R. Downie (ed.), Hutcheson's Philosophical Writings (1994); G. Bird (ed.), James's Selected Writings (1995); J. Gaskin (ed.), The Epicurean Philosophers (1995), W. Lyons, Modern Philosophy of Mind (1995), M. Warnock (ed.), Woman Philosophers (1996), M. Bagrahmian, Modern Philosophy of Language (1998), J. P. Wright et al (eds), Hume's Treatise of Human Nature 2003.
  • Contributor to the Oxford Companion of Irish Literature (Oxford: Oxford University Press) 1996
  • Contributor to The Dictionary of Biblical Interpretation, gen. ed. John H. Hayes (Abingdon Press), 2 vols. 1999