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Inspired by the ancient and medieval genre, A Nietzschean Bestiary gathers essays treating the most vivid and lively animal images in one of the philosophic tradition's greatest bodies of work. Leading scholars treat specific animals--such as the prowling beast of prey, Zarathustra's laughing lions, and the notorious blond beast--to ingeniously reveal how these creatures pInspired by the ancient and medieval genre, A Nietzschean Bestiary gathers essays treating the most vivid and lively animal images in one of the philosophic tradition's greatest bodies of work. Leading scholars treat specific animals--such as the prowling beast of prey, Zarathustra's laughing lions, and the notorious blond beast--to ingeniously reveal how these creatures play a prominent role in the development of Nietzsche's philosophy. Numerous essays explore the nature of human animality and our relations to other animals. Contributors shed new light on Nietzsche's conception of power, freedom, and meaning. Research tools, including discussions of Nietzsche's influence on important twentieth-century philosophers and the most extensive index of animal references in Nietzsche's corpus, make this an essential volume for scholars and students alike....

Title : A Nietzschean Bestiary: Becoming Animal Beyond Docile and Brutal
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ISBN : 9780742514270
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 344 Pages
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  • Jan
    2019-03-01 13:36

    This volume serves me as a means to pursue an interest in zodiac signs while at the same time remaining sort of hip because it's Fred. (Even if it's hardly about astrology the principle is the same: animal metaphors to understand humans - I'm a satyr!