University of California Press (1995)

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The most extensive English-language study of Schopenhauer's metaphysics of the will yet published, this book represents a major contribution to Schopenhauer scholarship. Here, John E. Atwell critically but sympathetically examines the philosopher's main work, _The World as Will and Representation_, demonstrating that the philosophical system it puts forth _does_ constitute a consistent whole. The author holds that this system is centered on a single thought, "The world is self-knowledge of the will." He then traces this unifying concept through the four books of _The World as Will and Representation_, and, in the process, dissolves the work's alleged inconsistencies
Keywords Schopenhauer, Arthur   Will
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ISBN(s) 9780520087705   0520087704   0520087704
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