The Resource Nietzsche and metaphysics, Peter Poellner

Nietzsche and metaphysics, Peter Poellner

Label
Nietzsche and metaphysics
Title
Nietzsche and metaphysics
Statement of responsibility
Peter Poellner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Among the themes discussed are Nietzsche's relation to scepticism and to evolutionary epistemology; his analysis of 'objective reality' and the associated 'perspectivism'; his criticism of the metaphysician's 'will to truth' and the related analysis of the intellectual paradigm he called the 'ascetic ideal'; his notion of unconscious mental states; and the concept of the will to power and its relation to metaphysics. Dr Poellner, while recognizing the originality of Nietzsche's influential new philosophical paradigm, shows that his thought has closer affinities to the philosophical tradition than is often supposed
  • This book offers a new and comprehensive interpretation and a detailed critical assessment of Nietzsche's later ideas on epistemology and metaphysics, drawing extensively not only on his published works but also his voluminous notebooks, largely unpublished in English. The author examines Nietzsche's various distinct lines of thought on the traditionally central areas of philosophy and shows in what specific sense Nietzsche, as he himself claimed, might be said to have moved beyond these questions. Throughout the book, considerable attention is paid both to the historical context of his writings and to subsequent developments in philosophy - English-language as well as Continental European
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Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
193
Index
index present
LC call number
B3318.M5
LC item number
P64 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford philosophical monographs
Label
Nietzsche and metaphysics, Peter Poellner
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 306-312) and index
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  • none
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn604227416
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 320 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191598258
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b37533721
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)604227416
  • oso0191598259
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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