Nietzsche

Nietzsche

by Robert Wicks
     
 

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Often quoted, influential, and highly divisive, Nietzsche remains an enigma long after his death. This clear primer moves deftly through the controversy to examine the philosopher’s work in the context of his tumultuous childhood and Christian upbringing. Discussing his infamous declaration that “God is dead”, his posthumous association with Nazism,… See more details below

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Often quoted, influential, and highly divisive, Nietzsche remains an enigma long after his death. This clear primer moves deftly through the controversy to examine the philosopher’s work in the context of his tumultuous childhood and Christian upbringing. Discussing his infamous declaration that “God is dead”, his posthumous association with Nazism, and his criticisms of conventional morality, this book is the ideal introduction to the much debated thinker and his extensive legacy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781851687572
Publisher:
Oneworld Publications
Publication date:
09/16/2010
Series:
Beginners Guide (Oneworld) Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
208
Sales rank:
1,358,691
Product dimensions:
5.29(w) x 7.91(h) x 0.64(d)

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