Schopenhauer: A Biography by David E. Cartwright

By David E. Cartwright

In his quest to resolve 'the ever-disquieting riddle of existence', Schopenhauer explored virtually each measurement of human lifestyles, constructing a darkly compelling worldview that came upon deep resonance in modern literature, track, philosophy, and psychology. this is often the 1st complete biography of Schopenhauer written in English. putting him in his historic and philosophical contexts, David E. Cartwright tells the tale of Schopenhauer's existence to show the complete variety of his philosophy. He bargains an absolutely documented portrait during which he explores Schopenhauer's fractured kin existence, his early formative impacts, his serious loyalty to Kant, his own interactions with Fichte and Goethe, his ambivalent courting with Schelling, his contempt for Hegel, his fight to make his philosophy identified, and his response to his late-arriving fame.

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