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Schopenhauer and the Wild Years of Philosophy

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$50.00 • £40.95 • €45.00

ISBN 9780674792760

Publication Date: 09/01/1991


404 pages

6 x 9 inches


  • Translator’s Note
  • Preface
  • Book One
    • The Warehouse Island
    • Life and Le Havre
    • The Mountains and the Counting-House
    • A Father’s Ghost
    • Weimar
    • The Outsider
    • Between Plato and Kant
    • Fichte and the Ego
    • The “Better Consciousness”
    • Philosophy at Arms
  • Book Two
    • The Thinker Without a Stage
    • Return to Weimar
    • Goethe
    • The Will as the “Thing in Itself”
    • The World as Will and Representation
    • The Great No
    • First Italian Journey
    • The Unattended Lecturer
    • Disappointment in Berlin
    • Flight from Berlin
    • On the Will in Nature
    • The Mystery of Freedom
    • The Mountain Comes to the Prophet
    • The Comedy of Fame
  • Chronology
  • Editions of Schopenhauer’s Works, Sources, Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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