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The Philosophy of Schopenhauer.

Author/Creator:
Magee, Bryan.
Publication:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1983.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (476 pages)
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Subjects:
Schopenhauer, Arthur, -- 1788-1860.
Philosophy, Modern.
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Electronic books.
Summary:
This is a revised and enlarged version of Bryan Magee's widely praised study of Schopenhauer, the most comprehensive book on this great philosopher. It contains a brief biography of Schopenhauer, a systematic exposition of his thought, and a critical discussion of the problems to which it gives rise and of its influence on a wide range of thinkers and artists. For this new edition Bryan Magee has added three new chapters and made many minor revisions and correctionsthroughout. This new edition will consolidate the book's standing as the definitive study of Schopenhauer.
Contents:
Intro
Contents
Prefatory Note
Note on the Revised Edition
PART 1
1 Schopenhauer's Life as Background to his Work
2 The Ends of Explanation
3 The Great Tradition
4 More Arguments for Transcendental Idealism
5 Objects and Subjects
6 Bodies and Wills
7 The World as Will
8 The Flower of Existence
9 Metaphysics of the Person
10 Some Criticisms and Problems
11 Additions and Omissions
PART 2
12 Schopenhauer and the Idealists
13 Schopenhauer and Later Thinkers
14 Schopenhauer's Influence on Wittgenstein
15 A Note on Schopenhauer and Buddhism
16 Schopenhauer's Addendum on Homosexuality
17 Schopenhauer and Wagner
18 Schopenhauer's Influence on Creative Writers
19 A Conjecture about Dylan Thomas
20 Schopenhauer's Reputation in its Changing Historical Context
21 Misunderstanding Schopenhauer
Appendix
Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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Print version: Magee, Bryan The Philosophy of Schopenhauer
ISBN:
9780191519895
9780198246732
OCLC:
646795023