The Nineteenth Century Idealist Philosopher And Precursor Of Freud The World As Will And Idea 1819 Holds That All Nature, Including Man, Is The Expression Of An Insatiable Will To Life That The Truest Understanding Of The World Comes Through Art And The Only Lasting Good Through Ascetic Renunciation Unique In Western Philosophy For His Affinity With Eastern Thought, Schopenhauer Influenced Philosophers, Writers, And Composers Including Nietzsche, Wittgenstein, Wagner, Tolstoy, Thomas Mann, And Samuel Beckett.The Work Presented Here Appeals Not Only To The Student Of Philosophy But Everyone Interested In Psychology, Literature And Eastern And Western Religion This Paperback Edition Is The Most Comprehensive Available And Includes An Introduction, Bibliography, Selected Criticism, Index And Chronology Of Schopenhauer S Life And Times.
Arthur Schopenhauer was a German philosopher best known for his work The World as Will and Representation Schopenhauer attempted to make his career as an academic by correcting and expanding Immanuel Kant s philosophy concerning the way in which we experience the world.
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- The World as Will and Idea
- Arthur Schopenhauer
- 08 April 2017 Arthur Schopenhauer