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Making Sense of Nietzsche: Reflections Timely and Untimely

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'Clearly explains some of the debates in Nietzsche scholarship. Schacht does much to avoid professional tunnel-vision and invite nonprofessionals to think about Nietzsche.'-Kathleen Higgins, author of Nietzsche's 'Zarathustra'
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Overview

'Clearly explains some of the debates in Nietzsche scholarship. Schacht does much to avoid professional tunnel-vision and invite nonprofessionals to think about Nietzsche.'-Kathleen Higgins, author of Nietzsche's 'Zarathustra'
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780252064128
  • Publisher: University of Illinois Press
  • Publication date: 1/28/1995
  • Series: International Nietzsche Studies Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 304
  • Product dimensions: 6.04 (w) x 8.99 (h) x 0.87 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Reference Key
Introduction 1
1 Nietzsche as Menace? Nietzsche and Allan Bloom's Nietzsche 25
2 Nietzsche and Nihilism: Nietzsche and Danto's Nietzsche 35
3 Beyond Nihilism: Nietzsche on Philosophy, Interpretation, and Truth 62
4 Beyond Deconstruction: Nietzsche's Kind of Philosophy 81
5 Beyond Aestheticism: Nietzsche, Nehamas's Nietzsche, and Self-Becoming 102
6 Beyond Scholasticism: On Dealing with Nietzsche and His Nachlass 117
7 Making Life Worth Living: Nietzsche on Art in The Birth of Tragedy 129
8 Nietzsche's First Manifesto: On Schopenhauer as Educator 153
9 The Nietzsche-Spinoza Problem: Spinoza as Precursor? 167
10 How to Naturalize Cheerfully: Nietzsche's Frohliche Wissenschaft 187
11 Of Morals and Menschen: Nietzsche's Genealogy and Anthropology 206
12 How to Revalue a Value: Art and Life Reconsidered 225
13 Nietzsche's Nietzsche: The Prefaces of 1885-88 243
Unscientific Postscript: A Fable 261
Bibliography 267
Index 275
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