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4. Will, body, and the self

4. Will, body, and the self  

Christopher Janaway

in Schopenhauer: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2002
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191775666
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192802590.003.0004
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chapter
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9780192802590
‘Will, body, and the self’ explores Schopenhauer's understanding of the self. Schopenhauer explains that the subject is that which knows, the object that which is known by it. The will is ... More
1. Introduction: the varieties of objectivity

1. Introduction: the varieties of objectivity  

Stephen Gaukroger

in Objectivity: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
May 2012
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778216
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199606696.003.0001
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‘Introduction: the varieties of objectivity’ describes objectivity as a distinctively human trait. Objectivity requires us to stand back from our perceptions, our beliefs and opinions, to ... More
6. Is it possible to represent things objectively?

6. Is it possible to represent things objectively?  

Stephen Gaukroger

in Objectivity: A Very Short Introduction

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May 2012
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778216
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199606696.003.0006
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9780199606696
‘Is it possible to represent things objectively?’ questions how we are to understand scientific representations of the world. The positive aim of objectivity is to create an accurate ... More
Objectivity: A Very Short Introduction

Objectivity: A Very Short Introduction  

Stephen Gaukroger

Print Publication Year: 
May 2012
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778216
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199606696.001.0001
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199606696
Objectivity: A Very Short Introduction explores the theoretical and practical problems of objectivity by assessing the basic questions raised by it. Is objectivity possible? ... More
6. A Feast in Nuyoo: People and Their Things

6. A Feast in Nuyoo: People and Their Things  

John Monaghan and Peter Just

in Social and Cultural Anthropology: A Very Short Introduction

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Feb 2000
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Sep 2013
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9780191776335
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10.1093/actrade/9780192853462.003.0007
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9780192853462
Anthropologists have long taken the flows of goods and services among people in exchange networks as a starting point for examining social cohesion and competition, power and prestige, ... More
8. Discursive realities and surrealities

8. Discursive realities and surrealities  

Michael Freeden

in Ideology: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2003
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191775673
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192802811.003.0008
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chapter
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9780192802811
Ideological fragmentation and malleability has led to new developments in the theory of ideology. ‘Discursive realities and surrealities’ examines the differing responses to these ... More
3. The world as will and representation

3. The world as will and representation  

Christopher Janaway

in Schopenhauer: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2002
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191775666
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192802590.003.0003
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780192802590
‘The world as will and representation’ examines Schopenhauer's doctrine of the will in his greatest work. His conception of will expressing itself within humanity, and the polarity he ... More
Schopenhauer: A Very Short Introduction

Schopenhauer: A Very Short Introduction  

Christopher Janaway

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2002
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191775666
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192802590.001.0001
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780192802590
Schopenhauer is the most readable of German philosophers. Schopenhauer: A Very Short Introduction gives a succinct explanation of his metaphysical system, concentrating on the original ... More

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