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Nietzsche: Thus Spoke Zarathustra (Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy)

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Nietzsche regarded 'Thus Spoke Zarathustra' as his most important work, and his story of the wandering Zarathustra has had enormous influence on subsequent culture. Nietzsche uses a mixture of homilies, parables, epigrams and dreams to introduce some of his most striking doctrines, including the Overman, nihilism, and the eternal return of the same. This edition offers a new translation by Adrian Del Caro which restores the original versification of Nietzsche's text and captures its poetic brilliance. Robert Pippin's introduction discusses many of the most important interpretative issues raised by the work, including who is Zarathustra and what kind of 'hero' is he and what is the philosophical significance of the work's literary form? The volume will appeal to all readers interested in one of the most original and inventive works of modern philosophy.

Synopsis:

A new translation and edition of one of Nietzsche??'s most original and inventive works.

About the Author

Adrian Del Caro is Professor of German Studies and Comparative Literature at the University of Boulder.Robert Pippin is Evelyn Stefansson Nef Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Chicago.

Table of Contents

Part I. Zarathustra's Prologue; The Speeches of Zarathustra; Part II. Part III; Part IV.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521602617
Author:
Del Caro, Adrian
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Editor:
Pippin, Robert
Editor:
Pippin, Robert B.
Editor:
Ameriks, Karl
Editor:
Clarke, Desmond M.
Author:
Caro, Adrian del
Author:
Pippin, Robert
Location:
Cambridge
Subject:
General
Subject:
Philosophy
Subject:
Superman (Philosophical concept)
Subject:
General Philosophy
Subject:
Filosofie
Subject:
Philosophy : General
Series:
Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy
Publication Date:
20060831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Pages:
270
Dimensions:
8.92x6.00x.72 in. 1.13 lbs.

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