A Philosophical Biography
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Nietzsche by Rudiger Safranski
Book DescriptionNo other modern philosopher has proved as influential as Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900) and none is as poorly understood. In the first new biography in decades, Rudiger Safranski, one of the foremost living Nietzsche scholars, re-creates the anguished life of Nietzsche while simultaneously assessing the philosophical implications of his morality, religion, and art. Struggling to break away from the oppressive burdens of the past, Nietzsche invented a unique philosophy based on compulsive self-consciousness and constant self-revision. As groundbreaking as it will be long-lasting, this biography offers a brilliant, multifaceted portrait of a towering figure.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780393323801
(208mm x 140mm x 28mm)
Imprint: WW Norton & Co
Publisher: WW Norton & Co
Publish Date: 4-Dec-2002
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Rudiger Safranski
Martin Heidegger, Paperback (October 1999)» View all books by Rudiger Safranski
This is a biography of Martin Heidegger chronicling his ideas, with their debt to Heraclitus, Plato, and Kant, and his personal commitments and betrayals. The author combines accounts of the philosophy with the details of the loves and lapses that tripped this intellectual.
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Author Biography - Rudiger Safranski
Rudiger Safranskiis a German philosopher and writer, and the author of biographies on Friedrich Schiller, E. T. A. Hoffmann, Arthur Schopenhauer, and Friedrich Nietzsche. He lives in Berlin. Shelley Frisch is the prize-winning translator of biographies of Nietzsche, Einstein, and Kafka. She lives in Princeton, New Jersey.
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