Book , Print in English

The world as will and representation

Arthur Schopenhauer ; translated and edited by Judith Norman, Alistair Welchman, Christopher Janaway ; with an introduction by Christopher Janaway.
  • Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010-2018.
  • 2 volumes ; 24 cm.
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Subjects
Genre
  • Will.
Series
Contents
  • The World as Will and Representation: Volume 1: Preface to the first edition
  • Preface to the second edition
  • Preface to the third edition
  • First Book: The world as representation, first consideration. Representation subject to the principle of sufficient reason: the object of experience and science
  • Second Book: The world as will, first consideration. The objectivation of the will
  • Third Book: The world as representation, second consideration. Representation independent of the principle of sufficient reason: the Platonic Idea: the object of art
  • Fourth Book: The world as will, second consideration. With the achievement of self-knowledge, affirmation and negation of the will to life
  • Appendix: critique of the Kantian philosophy
  • Volume 2: Supplements to the first book: First half: the doctrine of intuitive representation ; second half: the doctrine of abstract representation, or thinking
  • Supplements to the second book
  • Supplements to the third book
  • Supplements to the fourth book.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
  • Language: Translated from the German.
ISBN
  • 9780521871846
  • 0521871840
  • 9780521870344
  • 0521870348
Identifying numbers
  • 40018715458
  • LCCN: 2010029486
  • OCLC: 639166344
  • OCLC: 639166344