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Arthur Schopenhauer: The World as Will and Presentation: Volume I

Arthur Schopenhauer Richard Aquila David Carus Daniel Kolak



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22 April 2019
Philosophy; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900
Part of the Longman Library of Primary Sources in Philosophy, this first volume of Schopenhauer's The World as Will and Presentation is framed by a pedagogical structure designed to make this important work of philosophy more accessible and meaningful for undergraduates.
By:   Arthur Schopenhauer, Richard Aquila, David Carus, Daniel Kolak
Imprint:   Routledge
Country of Publication:   United States
Dimensions:   Height: 216mm,  Width: 138mm,  Spine: 39mm
Weight:   816g
ISBN:   9780321355782
ISBN 10:   0321355784
Pages:   752
Publication Date:   22 April 2019
Audience:   Professional and scholarly ,  Undergraduate
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active
PREFACE TO THE TRANSLATION BY MATTHIAS KOSSLER vii TRANSLATOR'S INTRODUCTION xiDie Welt ist meine Vorstellung xiiPrinciple of Sufficient Ground and Principium Individuationis xviDer Wille xxviThe Aufhebung of Will xxixThe Text xxxixOther Translations and Main Aims of the Present xlviSelective Notes on the Translation of Some Terms lSelective Bibliography liiAcknowledgments lvi THE WORLD AS WILL AND PRESENTATIONVOLUME ONESchopenhauer's Table of Contents Expanded 3Preface to the First Edition (1818) 9Preface to the Second Edition (1844) 17Preface to the Third Edition (1859) 29 FIRST BOOKThe World as Presentation: First ConsiderationPresentation as Subject to the Principle of SufficientGround: The Object of Experience and Science 31 SECOND BOOKThe World as Will: First ConsiderationThe Objectification of Will 131 THIRD BOOKThe World as Presentation: Second ConsiderationPresentation Independent of the Principle of Sufficient GroundThe Platonic Idea: The Object of Art 211 FOURTH BOOKThe World as Will: Second ConsiderationWith the Achievement of Self-CognizanceAffirmation and Denial of the Will for Life 321 APPENDIXCritique of Kantian Philosophy 480 TRANSLATOR'S APPENDIXDiagrams for Book One 9 619 ENDNOTES 623 INDEX 659

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