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The Art of Controversy (or The Art of Being Right) (Die Kunst, Recht zu Behalten) is a short treatise written in 1831 by the German philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer in which he presents thirty-eight methods of gaining an unfair advantage in a debate and thereby being right even if you are wrong. Schopenhauer champions the virtue of dialectical argument, in his view wrongly neglected by philosophers in favour of logic, and goes on to discuss the distinction between our conscious intellectual powers and our will. The text is a favourite of debaters including the philosophers AC Grayling and Mary Warnock, and the Mayor of London Boris Johnson. (Summary by Carl Manchester)

Art of Controversy (or: The Art of Being Right), The by SCHOPENHAUER, Arthur LibriVox

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The Art of Controversy (or The Art of Being Right) (Die Kunst, Recht zu Behalten) is a short treatise written in 1831 by the German philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer in which he presents thirty-eight methods of gaining an unfair advantage in a debate and thereby being right even if you are wrong. Schopenhauer champions the virtue of dialectical argument, in his view wrongly neglected by philosophers in favour of logic, and goes on to discuss the distinction between our conscious intellectual powers and our will. The text is a favourite of debaters including the philosophers AC Grayling and Mary Warnock, and the Mayor of London Boris Johnson. (Summary by Carl Manchester)

    Preliminary: Logic and Dialectic

    Preliminary: Logic and Dialectic

    • 24 min
    The Basis of All Dialectic

    The Basis of All Dialectic

    • 4 min
    Stratagems 1 to 10

    Stratagems 1 to 10

    • 15 min
    Stratagems 11 to 20

    Stratagems 11 to 20

    • 9 min
    Stratagems 21 to 30

    Stratagems 21 to 30

    • 19 min
    Stratagems 31 to 38

    Stratagems 31 to 38

    • 14 min

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