Ecce Homo

Ecce Homo

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by Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
     
 

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For the title of his autobiography, Nietzsche chose Pilate's words upon discharging Christ to the mob: Ecce Homo, or "Behold the man." The philosopher's dramatically egotistical review of his life and works (featuring chapters called Why I Am So Wise and Why I Write Such Excellent Books) transcends mere arrogance with its use of masterful language to conveySee more details below

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For the title of his autobiography, Nietzsche chose Pilate's words upon discharging Christ to the mob: Ecce Homo, or "Behold the man." The philosopher's dramatically egotistical review of his life and works (featuring chapters called Why I Am So Wise and Why I Write Such Excellent Books) transcends mere arrogance with its use of masterful language to convey relevant ideas: the importance of questioning traditional morality, establishing autonomy, and making a commitment to creativity.

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ISBN-13:
9780486434162
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
04/30/2004
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
578,986
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.40(d)

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