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Essays and aphorisms,

Author: Arthur Schopenhauer; R J Hollingdale
Publisher: [Harmondsworth, Eng.] Penguin Books [1970]
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Schopenhauer believed that human action is determined not by reason but by 'will', and his writing demonstrates his innovative-and pessimistic-attitude towards human conduct.
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Named Person: Arthur Schopenhauer; Arthur Schopenhauer
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Schopenhauer; R J Hollingdale
ISBN: 0140442278 9780140442274
OCLC Number: 95086
Notes: Selections from the author's Parerga und paralipomena.
Description: 237 p. 18 cm.
Contents: On the suffering of the world --
On the vanity of existence --
On the antithesis of thing in itself and appearance --
On affirmation and denial of the will to live --
On the indestructibility of our essential being by death --
On suicide --
On women --
On thinking for yourself --
On religion: a dialogue --
On philosophy and the intellect --
On ethics --
On law and politics --
On aesthetics --
On psychology --On religion --
On books and writing --
On various subjects.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Parerga und paralipomena.
Responsibility: selected and translated with an introd. by R. J. Hollingdale.
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Schopenhauer believed that human action is determined not by reason but by 'will', and his writing demonstrates his innovative-and pessimistic-attitude towards human conduct.

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