Routledge Philosophy Guidebook to Nietzsche on Art
By (author) Aaron Ridley
Routledge Philosophy Guidebook to Nietzsche on Art by Aaron Ridley
Book DescriptionNietzsche is one of the most important modern philosophers and his writings on the nature of art are amongst the most influential of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. This GuideBook introduces and assesses: * Nietzsche's life and the background to his writings on art * the ideas and texts of his works which contribute to art, including The Birth of Tragedy, Human, All Too Human and Thus Spoke Zarathustra * Nietzsche's continuing importance to philosophy and contemporary thought. This GuideBook will be essential reading for all students coming to Nietzsche for the first time.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415315913
(198mm x 129mm x 15mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 30-Jun-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Aaron Ridley
Arguing About Art, Hardback (September 2007)
Presented in a debate format, this collection presents a range of short introductions to each of the discussions which include: sentimentality, appreciation, interpretation, understanding, objectivity, nature, food, and, horror. It includes sections on pornography and erotica and societies without art.
Nietzsche: The Anti-Christ, Ecce Homo, Twilight of the Idols, Paperback (October 2005)
This volume offers new translations of five of Nietzsche's late works.
Philosophy of Music, Paperback (May 2004)
New and distinctive approaches to five central topics in musical aesthetics are provided in this outstanding book. The topics are: understanding, representation, expression, performance and profundity.
Nietzsche's Conscience, Paperback (December 1998)» View all books by Aaron Ridley
Aaron Ridley explores Nietzsche's mature ethical thought as expressed in his masterpiece, arranging his book thematically around the six characters who loom largest in that work-slave, priest, philosopher, artist, scientist, and noble.
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Author Biography - Aaron Ridley
University of Southampton, UK
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