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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley, Calif, London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm, -- 1844-1900.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Alan D. Schrift.
ContributionsSchrift, Alan D., 1955-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB3317
The Physical Object
Paginationxv,309p. :
Number of Pages309
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22115517M
ISBN 100520218515, 0520218523

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Earlier in the book (section ), Nietzsche wrote: "God is dead, but given the way of men, there may still be caves for thousands of years in which his shadow will . Jan 24,  · What does Nietzsche mean “Will itself is still a prisoner” in Zarathustra? I’ve got this far in the book without needing that much help, but this concept has me stumped. Chapter 20 in Book 2 of ‘Thus Spoke Zarathustra’ (Redemption) talks about the relationship between Will and the past, but am not getting the point of it. I am afraid I do not have the time to compose a full-fledged answer in defence of Nietzsche. The short version is that Nietzsche's critiques of objective truth, modern philosophy, morality, God and Christianity shake what many believe to be the fo. Friedrich Nietzsche — ‘He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how.’.