Seeking Schopenhauer: where there’s a will there’s a way

Arthur Schopenhauer by Angilbert Göbel, 1859

Bernardo Kastrup’s new book redresses a tragic misunderstanding of the metaphysics of the influential German philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer

The work of the German philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer (1788–1860), best known for his 1818 work, The World as Will and Representation (expanded 1844), is seen as a classic case of philosophical pessimism.