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  Friedrich Nietzsche - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Nietzsche's parents, Carl Ludwig (1813 – 1849), a Lutheran pastor and former teacher, and Franziska Oehler (1826 – 1897), married in 1843.
Nietzsche and Salomé spent the summer together in Tautenburg in Thuringia, often with Nietzsche's sister Elisabeth as chaperone.
Nietzsche encountered the idea of the eternal recurrence in the works of Heinrich Heine, who speculated that one day a person would be born with the same thought-processes as himself, and that the same applied to every other individual.
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 Friedrich Nietzsche
Nietzsche refers to this higher mode of being as "superhuman" (übermenschlich), and associates the doctrine of eternal recurrence -- a doctrine for only the healthiest who can love life in its entirety -- with this spiritual standpoint, in relation to which all-too-often downhearted, all-too-commonly-human attitudes stand as a mere bridge to be crossed and overcome.
Alternatively, Nietzsche philosophizes from "the perspective of life" which he regards as "beyond good and evil," and challenges the deeply-entrenched moral idea that exploitation, domination, injury to the weak, destruction and appropriation are universally objectionable behaviors.
Nietzsche became especially influential in French philosophical circles during the 1960's-1980's, when his "God is dead" declaration, his perspectivism, and his emphasis upon power as the real motivator and explanation for people's actions revealed new ways to challenge established authority and launch effective social critique.
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 Free-Essays.us - Frederich Nietzsche And His Philosophies
Nietzsche understood the necessity for variety in a population, and was able to appreciate the contributions of other races and cultures.
Nietzsche believed that some people were distinctively more important than others; their happiness or unhappiness counted for more than the happiness of average people.
Nietzsche’s life was hindered by his ailments and his obsession with his father and brother’s death.
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 F(r)iend Nietszche? - J.D. Casten   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Nietzsche wears his influence from other philosophers in a new way; rather than subsuming or destroying their explanatory systems with a new one, he draws upon them for a repertoire of critical strategies.
Nietzsche's preference for the lone predator over "the herd" or the vegetable is completely inexplicable-- one may postulate the projection of a loner attempting to justify himself.
Nietzsche has to admit that the "truth" of the will to power, or any other schematics of purposive force, such as the desire for reproduction, are metaphorically severed from the concrete.
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Influences on Nietzsche: Nietzsche's philosophy was influenced by Greek culture, (particularly the philosophies of Plato and Aristotle) the theory of evolution, by Schopenhauer and by his friendship with the German composer Richard Wagner, although he would spend the latter part of his life attempting to distance himself from the latter two.
Nietzsche also writes here that "all histories are worthy of destruction" yet, we know from the flaws of the monumental history that Nietzsche does not actually hold that man should become ahistorical, or mythological.
Nietzsche, who was not acquainted with the work of Kierkegaard, influenced subsequent existentialist thought through his criticism of traditional metaphysical and moral assumptions and through his espousal of tragic pessimism and the life-affirming individual will that opposes itself to the moral conformity of the majority.
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 Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900)
Nietzsche also professed himself to be “a follower of Dionysus, the god of life’s exuberance”, and declared that he hoped Dionysus would replace Jesus as the primary cultural standard for future millennia.
Nietzsche was widely-read in the universities of the 50s and 60s and the sexual revolution certainly developed from there.
Nietzsche has his apologists, those who claim that he was a great writer and a great intellect who should not be wholly associated with such things as the justification for war, or for gross immorality or gross cruelty, but I maintain that they are utterly wrong in offering such a defence.
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Nietzsche, if one draws up the sum of all his notes, had a deep antipathy toward England.
Forster Nietzsche, " he (Nietzsche) was likening Shakespeare to a mine filled with immense quantities of gold, lead and boulders, and was exemplifying his highest problems, (the other of precedence of Will over Force and of Supermen) and teachings in the granite forms of his works.
This is the secret of the Hamlet melancholy which Nietzsche in his great mind in such sharp sighted and extremely striking way recognized, although the exact connection (from the state of the Bacon-Shakespeare inquiry in that day) could not be so clear to him as is the case today.
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 The Evil Philosophy Behind Political Correctness - by Michael Minnicino -
Frederich Nietzsche (1844-1900) was a professor of classics who abandoned his academic career in his thirties to write wildly polemical philosophical works.
Nietzsche's revolutionary New Man of the future, the Uebermensch or superman, must strip away all the values with which he has lived--equality, justice, humility--and see them as illegitimate overlays on society.
Dilthey, a colleague of Nietzsche, highly praised by Heidegger, and the teacher of several Frankfurt School personnel, divided philosophy into two schools of thought: One was represented by Socrates, St. Augustine, Cusanus, and Leibniz; and the other by John Stuart Mill, Immanuel Kant, and the mechanistic scientist Helmholz.
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 Nietzsche Virtual Seminar: Introduction   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Nietzsche had to use a vanity press in order to publish most of his works.
This is compounded by the fact that few actually read Nietzsche's works themselves, content to read what others say about him (and this is not helped by the dearth of Nietzsche's writings on the Web, which is rapdily becoming many people's primary source of information).
Joshua Lannin of the Nietzsche Aphorism Page is providing the discussion forum and the server space for this virtual seminar.
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 Republic of Genius Nietzsche, 1878822942, £35.00/$60.00, 192pp, 1998   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
To the popular mind, Nietzsche is best-known as the iconoclastic philosopher of 'nihilism' who proclaimed "God is dead", and erected the "Superman" as the meaning and goal of life.
Nietzsche is also commonly identified as the thinker who went "beyond good and evil" in the name of a "transvaluation of all values", culminating in an affirmation of the "will to power" and "eternal recurrence".
Rejecting the prevalent view that Nietzsche's early writings are significant only in relation to his 'mature' philosophy, Quentin Taylor has written the first full-length study of Nietzsche's early philosophy.
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Born in 1844, Nietzsche was influenced by Darwin and philosophers such as Schopenhauer.
Nietzsche thought that no moral belief system could be objectively true or false, not even his own beliefs about morality.
However, unlike A.J.'s sullen interpretation of Nietzsche's philosophy, Nietzsche thought that the fact that life is ultimately absurd was not a reason for angst but a cause for celebration, self-creation, and artistic fervor.
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 Frederich The Name Frederich Creates The Urge To Be Creative And Original, But We Point Out That It Limit   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The name Frederich creates the urge to be creative and original, but we point out that it limits Your first name of Frederich has given you a very practical, hard.
Frederich Nietzsche and The Twilight of the Idols.
Frederich was the son of King Wilhelm I of Prussia and Princess Marie Louise Augusta of Saxe-Weimar Both Frederich and Victoria disliked Count Otto von Bismarck and his conservative.
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 Open Directory - Society: Philosophy: Philosophers: N: Nietzsche, Friedrich   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Friedrich Nietzsche Society - The Society, founded in 1990, sponsors a journal and a yearly conference.
The Nietzsche Channel - Collected text in English and German with Nietzsche's music, correspondence and notes.
Nietzsche Lighthouse - Forum and live chat devoted to discussing his life and works.
dmoz.org /Society/Philosophy/Philosophers/N/Nietzsche,_Friedrich   (255 words)

 An Unthinkable Alternative: Nietzsche’s Rejection of the Kantian A Priori
Or to speak more clearly and coarsely: synthetic judgments a priori should not ‘be possible’ at all; we have no right to them.
Critique of Pure Reason – concluding, in the words of Nietzsche – that such judgments are possible “by virtue of a faculty” but doing so “circumstantially, venerably, and with such a display of German profundity and curlicues that people simply failed to note the comical
Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, and Nietzsche (Ohio: Ohio University, 1969), 284 -285.
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"God is dead...and He died of pity." For Nietzsche, religion emerged in order to bring comfort and consolation to weak people lacking courage to create their own values.
A quote from Nietzsche: "Don't believe those who speak to you of super-terrestrial hopes...they are poisoners, whether they know it or not." Thus Nietzsche grounds religion in the human needs of the insecure person.
Although Nietzsche was openly hostile to Christianity and religion in general, despised Christian virtues, ridiculed theology and and the metaphysical systems of others, he indulged in a theoretical system of his own, which revived the Greek notion of the eternal recurrence of all things.
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 Edward Champion’s Return of the Reluctant » Who is Brian Leiter (And Who Really Cares) and Why Did He ...
I think Leiter is confusing the act of reviewing a biography (which does, after all, concern itself with a subject and his personal details first) with the act of summing up a man’s philosophy.
Leiter suggests that Vollmann “bizarrely ascribes” a “realism” to Nietzsche and suggests that Nietzsche does not hold the view that “cruelty is innate,” complaining that Vollmann fails to cite a specific passage.
Given people’s propensity to make Nietzsche’s ideas suit their needs (far moreso than with other philosophers), I think it was better the Vollmann didn’t use his review space expounding on Nietzsche’s ideas.
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 AR.net >> Discussion Forum >> On a Lighter Note...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
I'm Frederich Nietzsche, yes I'm the real Nietzcshe All the other Existentials are just imitatin' So won't the real Frederich Nietzsche please stand up, please stand up, please stand up.
I'm Frederich Nietzsche, yes I'm the real Nietzsche All the other Existentials are just imitatin' So won't the real Frederich Nietzsche please stand up, please stand up, please stand up.
I'm like a head trip to listen to, 'Cause I'm only givin' you the things you think about at midnight in your bedroom The only difference is I got the balls to say it in front of ya'all But I don't gotta be false and sugar-coat it at all.
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 Frederich Nietzsche | culturekitchen
I've been thinking a lot about Friedrich Nietzsche and two of his books, Beyond Good and Evil and Gay Science.
Nietzsche has always been critized for being some sort of a brutal philosopher but I've never in all the years I have been reading his books thought about him as being brutal to be cruel.
The Gay Science is a book written way before the word gay became synonymous with homosexuality; yet I've always found it interesting that Nietzsche used the term as synonymous to queer.
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 Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes - The Quotations Page
At times one remains faithful to a cause only because its opponents do not cease to be insipid.
What is done out of love always takes place beyond good and evil.
The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends.
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 The Rubber Chicken | Yo Ho! (The Frederich Nietzsche Pronunciation Sea Shanty   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
In many respects, "Nietzche" is a household name, which is strange considering nobody knows how to pronounce it.
With this song, we aim to answer the question once and for all, or at least sing the question very loudly.
This tune launched Nietzsche Pronunciation Awareness Week in July 2005.
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 essays research papers -- Unbearable Lightness of being
A touching and sad novel, at once a compelling love story, philosophical text, and dialogue with Frederich Nietzsche -- The Unbearable Lightness of Being is all of these and more, perhaps most importantly a manifesto of embracing nihilism.
Milan Kundera opens the novel with a discourse on Nietzsche's doctrine of the eternal recurrence.
Kundera rejects Nietzsche's optimism and in compelling detail and poignancy he give us the story of the painful love affair of Tomas and Tereza, condemned by fate and choice to live together, yet never ceasing to cause each other enormous pain and suffering.
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 Free Term Papers on Nietzsche
This includes the most elementary thinker and not just the intellectual philosopher as Frederich Nietzsche pointed out in his works such as On Truth Lies In A Nonmoral Sense and Beyond Good and Evil.
It was in these works that Nietzsche dismisses the former notions of truth in the past from great thinkers like Descartres while he also offers another possibility for humans.
This extermination is nothing but neurotics, however, in light of Nietzsche’s concept of truth in a nonmoral sense.
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 Free Essays - Frederich Nietzsche And His Philosophies
Free Essays - Frederich Nietzsche And His Philosophies
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Friederich Nietzsche was born in 1844 in the Prussian province of Saxony.
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 NPR : Nietzsche's Love Affair with Turin
Weekend Edition - Saturday, February 11, 2006 · Frederich Nietzsche, the 19th century German philosopher, was in love with Turin.
He raved about the city's gelato, its music and its quiet.
Robert Rethy, head of the Philosophy Department at Cincinnati's Xavier University, tells Scott Simon about Nietzsche's Turin.
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 Frederich Nietzsche; Author: Elborough, Travis; Paperback (A Format)
Frederich Nietzsche; Author: Elborough, Travis; Paperback (A Format)
Pocket-sized guide to the important German philosopher whose work still has enormous impact and is widely read and studied, not just by academics, but by the general reader as well.
Prices subject to change to be advised on confirmation of order.
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 Friedrich Nietzsche on LibraryThing | Catalog your books online   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
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 Re: God Is Dead: Frederich Nietzsche
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 ** I Am Not a Man, I Am Dynamite!: Frederich Nietzsche and the Anarchist Tradition | John Moore | ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
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