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The Resource Death, contemplation and Schopenhauer, R. Raj Singh

Death, contemplation and Schopenhauer, R. Raj Singh

Label
Death, contemplation and Schopenhauer
Title
Death, contemplation and Schopenhauer
Statement of responsibility
R. Raj Singh
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The connections between death, contemplation and the contemplative life have been a recurrent theme in the canons of both western and eastern philosophical thought. This book examines the classical sources of this philosophical literature, in particular Plato's Phaedo and the Katha Upanishad and then proceeds to a sustained analysis and critical assessment of the sources and standpoints of a single thinker, Arthur Schopenhauer, whose work comprehensively pursues this problem. The book traces the pivotal issue of death through the whole range of Schopenhauer's writings uncovering the deeper con
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Cataloging source
N$T
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1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Singh, R. Raj
Dewey number
193
Index
index present
LC call number
BD444
LC item number
.S52 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Ashgate new critical thinking in philosophy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schopenhauer, Arthur
  • Death
  • Contemplation
  • Schopenhauer, Arthur
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Contemplation
  • Death
Label
Death, contemplation and Schopenhauer, R. Raj Singh
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 119-120) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The word and the deed of Socrates -- The Katha Upanishad : an Eastern classic on death -- Schopenhauer : Book IV of The world as will and representation -- Schopenhauer and Indian thought -- Schopenhauer : the supplementary essays -- Schopenhauer : the later essays
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367582249
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 126 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780754687061
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)367582249
Label
Death, contemplation and Schopenhauer, R. Raj Singh
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 119-120) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The word and the deed of Socrates -- The Katha Upanishad : an Eastern classic on death -- Schopenhauer : Book IV of The world as will and representation -- Schopenhauer and Indian thought -- Schopenhauer : the supplementary essays -- Schopenhauer : the later essays
Control code
367582249
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 126 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780754687061
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)367582249

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