In the next issue of Café Philosophy, Mike Parker philosophically analyses the fictional character of Leon, through the moral philosophy of Arthur Schopenhauer. The aim of the review is to look at one aspect of Schopenhauer’s work: his understanding of a good moral character, and to use this as a practical tool for analysing the fictional character of ‘Leon’, from Luc Besson’s popular movie; “Leon the Professional.” However as a prelude to this review we recommend that you read Patrick Meaney’s review first, as a means of understanding…Read
News from 04/2013
28 April 2013
14 April 2013
British director, Adam Curtis examines the rise of the all-consuming self in this award-winning British television documentary series
The next issue of Cafe Philosophy, shortly to be issued, is about the influence of Arthur Schopenhauer and Sigmund Freud on our daily lives. This film is about a similar theme.