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A Guide To Schopenhauer

by Will Durant

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11936823M
ISBN 101432584987
ISBN 109781432584986

  The German philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer (–) is well known for his pessimism. He did not believe in real happiness. In his view, the best a person can achieve is to reduce misery. At the end of his career, he wrote a book on how to live the most bearable life. This is a practical guide based on his personal experiences and illustrated by quotations from other thinkers subscribing Cited by: 5. The following is a transcript of this video. In his masterpiece, The World as Will and Representation, the 19th century German philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer wrote: “For if anything in the world is desirable, so desirable that even the dull and uneducated herd in its more reflective moments would value it more than silver and gold, it is that a ray of light should fall on the obscurity of.

This vintage book contains the first volume of Arthur Schopenhauer’s treatise, "The World As Will And Idea". One of the most influential philosophical works of the nineteenth century, it is Schopenhauer’s greatest endeavour, and constitutes the summation of a lifetime of contemplation.   The Cambridge Companion to Schopenhauer. by Christopher Janaway | Read Reviews New readers will find this the most convenient and accessible guide to Schopenhauer currently available. Advanced students and specialists will find a conspectus of recent developments in the interpretation of Schopenhauer. Publish your book with B&: Cambridge University Press.

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A Guide To Schopenhauer [Will Durant] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Schopenhauer: A Guide for the Perplexed is a clear and thorough account of Schopenhauer's philosophy, his major works and ideas, providing an ideal guide to the important and complex thought of this key philosopher.

The book explores arguments that he offers for his pessimistic worldview that have long been by: 2. A Guide to Schopenhauer book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Kessinger Publishing is the place to find hundreds of thousands of /5(8).

This book is super handy for anyone wanting to work their way through Schopenhauer's The World as Will and Representation (WWR). Mainly because it addresses each section of the book and the author writes really well and by: 2.

A A Guide To Schopenhauer book to Schopenhauer provides a comprehensive guide to all the important facets of Schopenhauer’s philosophy. The volume contains 26 newly commissioned essays by prominent Schopenhauer scholars working in the field today.

A thoroughly comprehensive guide to the life, work, and thought of Arthur Schopenhauer. The book's greatest strengths are its clear analysis of Schopenhauer's arguments and its thorough examination of them.

An excellent introduction for those new to Schopenhauer and a significant challenge to his apologists.'/5(8). Key Selections from The World As Will and Representation and Other Works.

Author: Arthur Schopenhauer; Publisher: Harper Collins ISBN: Category: Philosophy Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» “We should be grateful to Schopenhauer for managing to express the truth about life so beautifully.” —Alain De Botton, author of The Consolations of Philosophy “Schopenhauer.

Schopenhauer is the first philosopher that I have actually read into and looked at his writing rather than relying on a secondary source. Having said that, I highly recommend "Schopenhauer's essays and aphorisms".

It is a really good book with a great introduction and it is a lot easier to understand compared to his other convoluted works.

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A Guide to Schopenhauer by Will Durant,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Buy a cheap copy of A Guide to Schopenhauer book by Will Durant. Free shipping over $ One of the most timeless and beautiful meditations on reading comes from the 19th-century German philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer  (–).

Finding time to read has never been an issue for me. I read different books at different levels  — you don’t put the. The World As Will And Idea By Arthur Schopenhauer Translated From The German By R.

Haldane, M.A. And J. Kemp, M.A. Vol. Containing Four Books. “Ob nicht Natur zuletzt sich doch ergünde?”—GOETHE Seventh Edition. First ed. published at A guide to Schopenhauer's philosophy () Cover title of last printing: A guide to Schopenhauer's philosophy.

Last printing printed by Little-Blue-Books, Dept. CV, Girard, Kan Includes bibliographical referencesPages: Schopenhauer, The World as Will and Representation, Vol.

1, Book III, §52 In Book III, Schopenhauer explores the experience of aesthetic contemplation. When we contemplate something aesthetically, we have knowledge of the object not as an individual thing but rather as a universal Platonic Idea (die Platonische Idee).Author: Arthur Schopenhauer.

But, in a manner that seems to completely contradict what I just said, I also agree with Schopenhauer that the buying of books is useless if you don’t have time in which to read them.

It would be a good thing to buy books if one could also buy the time to read them; but one usually confuses the purchase of books with the acquisition of their. Arthur Schopenhauer (/ ˈ ʃ oʊ p ən h aʊ. ər /; German: [ˈaʁtʊʁ ˈʃoːpn̩haʊ̯ɐ] (); 22 February – 21 September ) was a German is best known for his work The World as Will and Representation (expanded in ), wherein he characterizes the phenomenal world as the product of a blind and insatiable metaphysical will.

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Schopenhauer's The World as Will and Representation is widely considered to be one of the most important and influential texts in nineteenth-century German philosophy. The text provides an avenue through which to introduce and explore a rich assortment of philosophical themes and Brand: Bloomsbury Academic.