Beyond good and evil nietzsche kaufmann
Beyond Good and Evil: Prelude to a Philosophy of the Future by Translator:- Walter Kaufmann Friedrich NietzscheFrom reading this, I would never guessed how influential Nietzsche is. Perhaps I need some sort of background on 19th century philosophers but really I think the work ought to stand on its own. I found this slow going. Some ideas I agreed with and some I disagreed with. Many ideas didnt seem well developed and simply seemed to be dashed off. Although I can appreciate wanting to move beyond good and evil in the sense that things are not simply polar opposites, this book didnt make that case convincingly for me.
Beyond Good And Evil
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Look Inside. Dec 17, ISBN Mar 03, ISBN Beyond Good and Evil is one of the most remarkable and influential books of the nineteenth century. This translation by Walter Kaufmann has become the standard one, for accuracy and fidelity to the eccentricities and grace of the style of the original. The translation is based on the only edition Nietzsche himself published, and all variant reading in later editions. This volume offers an inclusive index of subjects and persons, as well as a running footnote commentary on the text.
The other evening, a few pages from the end of this work, I fell asleep listening to Alan Watts lecturing on virtues. I find it difficult to articulate the connection to Nietzsche, but what I Not exactly the best introduction to the work of Nietzsche. This text is a set of nine chapters subdivided into sections with various pontifications by the noted German philosopher. I did not