Nietzsche and Buddhism: A Study in Nihilism and Ironic Affinities

Nietzsche and Buddhism: A Study in Nihilism and Ironic Affinities

by Robert G. Morrison

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780198238652
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 06/01/1999
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 264
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: NIETZSCHE's BUDDHISM
1. Introduction
2. Nietzsche on Buddhism
3. Is Buddhism a Form of Passive Nihilism?
4. How did Nietzsche Reach his Understanding of Buddhism?
PART TWO: IRONIC AFFINITIES
5. Introduction
6. Nietzsche's View of Man
7. The Buddha as a Profound Physiologist
8. Nietzsche's Little Things, the Body, and the Buddhist Khandhas
9. God's Shadow and the Buddhist No-Self Doctrine
10. The Will to Power and Thirst
11. Self-Overcoming and Mind-Development
12. Learning to See and Seeing and Knowing Things as they Really Are
13. Epilogue
Bibliography; Glossary; Index

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