Nietzsche's Women: Beyond the Whip

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"Diethe's work is a significant piece of well-researched scholarship."Robin Alice Roth in: New Nietzsche Studies 1-2/2002
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Table of Contents

Introduction 1
Ch. 1 Family and Friends 11
The Women in Nietzsche's Family 12
Elisabeth Forster-Nietzsche 25
Sophie Rischl 30
Cosima Wagner 32
Marie Baumgartner 36
Louise Ott 38
Ch. 2 Nietzsche and the Eternal-Womanly 41
Lou Andreas-Salome 48
Nietzsche and Lou Salome: Their "Affair" 49
Zucht (Breeding) 61
Nietzsche, Lou Salome and the Whip 63
Nietzsche and Rousseau on the Question of Woman's Nature 66
Ch. 3 Nietzsche and the New Women 73
Malwida von Meysenbug 77
Meta von Salis 81
Resa von Schirnhofer 90
Helen von Druskowitz 95
Ch. 4 Nietzsche's Influence on Creative Women 103
Paula Modersohn-Becker 106
Nietzsche, Munich and Women 113
Gabriele Munter 116
Marianne Werefkin 119
Franziska zu Reventlow 123
Women Writers of the Old School 127
Laura Marholm 129
Gabriele Reuter 132
Ch. 5 Nietzsche and the Feminists 137
The Development of the Bund Deutscher Frauen (German Women's Association) 138
Hedwig Dohm 141
Helene Lange 147
Lili Braun 150
Helene Stocker 153
Bibliography 167
Index 174
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