Nietzsche: The Birth of Tragedy and Other Writings

Nietzsche: The Birth of Tragedy and Other Writings

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by Friedrich Nietzsche
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0521639875

ISBN-13: 9780521639873

Pub. Date: 04/28/1999

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The Birth of Tragedy is one of the seminal philosophical works of the modern period. The theories developed in this relatively short text have had a profound influence on the philosophy, literature, music and politics of the twentieth century. This edition presents a new translation by Ronald Speirs and an introduction by Raymond Geuss that sets the work in its

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The Birth of Tragedy is one of the seminal philosophical works of the modern period. The theories developed in this relatively short text have had a profound influence on the philosophy, literature, music and politics of the twentieth century. This edition presents a new translation by Ronald Speirs and an introduction by Raymond Geuss that sets the work in its historical and philosophical context. The volume also includes two essays on related topics that Nietzsche wrote during the same period.

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ISBN-13:
9780521639873
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
04/28/1999
Series:
Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
203
Sales rank:
782,370
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.67(d)

Table of Contents

1. The birth of tragedy; 2. The dionysiac world view; 3. On truth and lying in a non-moral sense.

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Have ordered 2 different copies of this text and both were misprinted.  Very annoyed.  Have contacted publisher and waiting on reply.