Arthur Schopenhauer and Andras Angyal

Lester, David
Zeyrek, Emek Yuce
Schopenhauer attributed will to both humans and objects, and commentators have dismissed the notion that objects have will. It is proposed that by focusing on our perception of the environment, rather than the environment itself, the theory of personality proposed by Angyal provides a way of attributing forces to both the individual and to the environment.


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D. Lester and E. Y. Zeyrek, “Arthur Schopenhauer and Andras Angyal,” PSYCHOLOGICAL REPORTS, pp. 799–802, 2006, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: