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Bryan Magee talks to Frederick Copleston about Schopenhauer

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Alternate title:Great philosophers Schopenhauer
Summary:Copleston examines the systematic philosophical pessimism of Arthur Schopenhauer and his emphasis on an infraconsciousness, or will as the irrational motivating force in human nature.
Contributor:Magee, Bryan
Copleston, Frederick Charles
Provider:BBC Education & Training
British Broadcasting Corporation
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Temporal subject: 2001-2010
Topical subjects:Pessimism
Irrationalism (Philosophy)
Schopenhauer, Arthur 1788-1860
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Religion
Films@UM Browse terms:Religion, Philosophy
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