The book presents a cross section of contemporary Nietzsche scholarship and philosophical investigation that is certain to interest philosophers, intellectual and cultural historians, and anyone concerned with one of the master thinkers of the modern age.
church is the most horrible thing that has happen to men kind etc.
So long as any “reorganization” counts as creation (as a building may be “reorganized” into a pile of rubble, for example), intellect is unnecessary.
In this same passage, reorganization is often referred to as reinterpretation.
At ii.16, Nietzsche seems to say that a social existence requires bad conscience.
Later, he asserts clearly, however, that bad conscience is not something suffered by the blond beasts of prey but rather something which they force others to suffer.
A lengthy introduction, annotated bibliography, and index make this an extremely useful guide for the classroom and advanced research.
Christa Davis Acampora is Associate Professor of Philosophy at Hunter College and The Graduate Center of the City University of New York.
Its essayistic style affords a unique opportunity to observe many of Nietzsche's persisting concerns coming together in an illuminating constellation.
A profound influence on psychoanalysis, antihistoricism, and poststructuralism and an abiding challenge to ethical theory, Nietzsche's book addresses many of the major philosophical problems and possibilities of modernity.