Nietzsche: An Introduction

Nietzsche: An Introduction


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ISBN-13: 9780485121186
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 05/28/2002
Series: Athlone Contemporary European Thinkers Series
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.59(d)

About the Author

Gianni Vattimo is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Turin. Among his books translated into English is Religion (edited with Jacques Derrida) (Stanford, 1998) and Beyond Interpretation: The Meaning of Hermeneutics for Philosophy (Stanford, 1997).

Table of Contents

Part I: From Philology to Philosophy
1. How Nietzsche is to be read.
2. From Philology to Philosophy as Cultural Criticism.
Part II: The Deconstruction of Metaphysics
3. Art and Science.
4. The Self-sublimation of Morality.
5. The Philosophy of Morning.
Part III: The Philosophy of Zarathustra
6. Morning and Noon.
7. Nihilism, Eternal Recurrence, Decision.
8. Redemption from Time.
9. The Will to Power and the Fate of the Subject.
10. The Will to Power as Art.
Part IV: Chronology of Nietzsche's Life and Works.
Part V: History of Nietzsche's Reception.

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