But inasmuch as the notion of metaphysics itself seems to exclude materialism, the vital alternative is that of immaterialism.
In this, of course, he is following Hume, though he applies the Johnsonian argument to Berkeley's immaterialism.
Show the close relationship between atheism and immaterialism.
At what age of the Christian Church this heresy of immaterialism or masked atheism, crept in, I do not exactly know.
Here we come upon the issue between materialism and immaterialism.