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The Resource The metaphysical vision : Arthur Schopenhauer's Philosophy of art and life and Samuel Beckett's Own way to make use of it, Ulrich Pothast

The metaphysical vision : Arthur Schopenhauer's Philosophy of art and life and Samuel Beckett's Own way to make use of it, Ulrich Pothast

Label
The metaphysical vision : Arthur Schopenhauer's Philosophy of art and life and Samuel Beckett's Own way to make use of it
Title
The metaphysical vision
Title remainder
Arthur Schopenhauer's Philosophy of art and life and Samuel Beckett's Own way to make use of it
Statement of responsibility
Ulrich Pothast
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pothast, Ulrich
Dewey number
700.1
Index
index present
LC call number
B3148
LC item number
.P6613 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schopenhauer, Arthur
  • Beckett, Samuel
  • Aesthetics, Modern
Label
The metaphysical vision : Arthur Schopenhauer's Philosophy of art and life and Samuel Beckett's Own way to make use of it, Ulrich Pothast
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [235]-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Metaphysical vision -- Schopenhauer out of fashion : Beckett his student -- Intentions and limits -- Metaphysics of art and life -- On Schopenhauer's aesthetics and world view -- Premises from Schopenhauer's theory of knowledge and metaphysics -- Dissolution of self and creation of art -- The truly metaphysical activity of this life -- Idea and sensory perception -- Symbols trivial -- Realism vulgar -- Every thing beautiful -- Genius objective -- Bliss, not just pleasure -- Will-less, not just disinterested -- Music -- Tragedy and the vanity of life -- Denial of the will-to-live -- Affirmation of the will-to-live -- Happiness negative -- Suffering productive -- The metaphysical drama -- Timeless present, no ending - Life pensum, suicide no escape -- The primacy of nothingness -- Beckett's philosophical view of art and life in Proust -- True reality and caricature of reality -- Idea versus concept -- Causality, time, will -- Habit -- Two kinds of memory -- Vulgarity -- Death of habit: waking madness -- Purity, impurity -- The necessity of art -- Schopenhauer made use of -- Schopenhauer altered -- The proustian equation, the proustian solution -- Affirmation of the will, voluntarily tantalus -- Desert of loneliness, no morality -- Existence of the artist -- On some details in Beckett's literary work -- Murphy -- I am not of the big world, I am of the little world -- Vision -- Will-lessness, yearning for nothing -- Moran -- Remnants of a pensum -- A work which will subsist -- Finality without end -- Images of that kind the will cannot revive -- Dispossessed of self -- The unnamable -- What if we were one and the same after all -- There is no pronoun for me -- I have a pensum to discharge -- I'm all these words -- I am doing my best and failing : new thoughts about art and the artist -- Gogo and Didi, Hamm and Clov -- In a cage out of time and space -- In a single night -- You pollute the air -- Is it not time for my pain-killer? -- This is not boring you I hope -- Why will you never let me sleep? -- Old endgame lost of old -- The form of life is the endless present -- Since that's the way we're playing it, let's play it that way -- Schopenhauer made use of -- Schopenhauer altered -- Schopenhauer left behind
Control code
232921790
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 246 pages
Isbn
9781433102868
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008027532
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)232921790
Label
The metaphysical vision : Arthur Schopenhauer's Philosophy of art and life and Samuel Beckett's Own way to make use of it, Ulrich Pothast
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [235]-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Metaphysical vision -- Schopenhauer out of fashion : Beckett his student -- Intentions and limits -- Metaphysics of art and life -- On Schopenhauer's aesthetics and world view -- Premises from Schopenhauer's theory of knowledge and metaphysics -- Dissolution of self and creation of art -- The truly metaphysical activity of this life -- Idea and sensory perception -- Symbols trivial -- Realism vulgar -- Every thing beautiful -- Genius objective -- Bliss, not just pleasure -- Will-less, not just disinterested -- Music -- Tragedy and the vanity of life -- Denial of the will-to-live -- Affirmation of the will-to-live -- Happiness negative -- Suffering productive -- The metaphysical drama -- Timeless present, no ending - Life pensum, suicide no escape -- The primacy of nothingness -- Beckett's philosophical view of art and life in Proust -- True reality and caricature of reality -- Idea versus concept -- Causality, time, will -- Habit -- Two kinds of memory -- Vulgarity -- Death of habit: waking madness -- Purity, impurity -- The necessity of art -- Schopenhauer made use of -- Schopenhauer altered -- The proustian equation, the proustian solution -- Affirmation of the will, voluntarily tantalus -- Desert of loneliness, no morality -- Existence of the artist -- On some details in Beckett's literary work -- Murphy -- I am not of the big world, I am of the little world -- Vision -- Will-lessness, yearning for nothing -- Moran -- Remnants of a pensum -- A work which will subsist -- Finality without end -- Images of that kind the will cannot revive -- Dispossessed of self -- The unnamable -- What if we were one and the same after all -- There is no pronoun for me -- I have a pensum to discharge -- I'm all these words -- I am doing my best and failing : new thoughts about art and the artist -- Gogo and Didi, Hamm and Clov -- In a cage out of time and space -- In a single night -- You pollute the air -- Is it not time for my pain-killer? -- This is not boring you I hope -- Why will you never let me sleep? -- Old endgame lost of old -- The form of life is the endless present -- Since that's the way we're playing it, let's play it that way -- Schopenhauer made use of -- Schopenhauer altered -- Schopenhauer left behind
Control code
232921790
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 246 pages
Isbn
9781433102868
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008027532
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)232921790

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