By Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm; Bull, Malcolm; Nietzsche, Friedrich
Nietzsche continues to be what he desired to be - the limit-philosopher of a modernity that by no means ends. This e-book argues that basically to reject Nietzsche isn't really to flee his entice. His appeals to our hope for victory, our creativity, our very humanity are seductions we won't withstand just by disagreeing with him.
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It is at exactly this moment that the philistine comes into being as the most recent but surely not the last negation. The pattern that emerges from this series of negations is not circular but dialectical. Although each negation has eventually moved from spectrality to reality, it has not been incarnated in the form of its contrary. ) Instead, the negation of one value allowed the differentiation and affirmation of another value that had been subsumed within it. At each new stage, ideological positions that had once appeared self-contradictory suddenly became available.
According to Nietzsche: ‘An unhappy contortion must have taken place in the brain of the cultural philistine, he regards as culture precisely that which negates culture, and since he is accustomed to proceed with consistency he finally acquires a consistent collection of such negations, a system of un-culture . . 60 In this intemperate attack on philistinism, Nietzsche rehearses many elements of his critique of Socrates in The Birth of Tragedy, published a year earlier, in 1872. 64 Read in the light of Nietzsche’s subsequent attack on Strauss, The Birth of Tragedy emerges as the unrecognised counterpart of Culture and Anarchy, published just three years earlier.
If the sense of the world lies within it, nonsense lies without. If the world loses meaning, then that can only be because nonsense has taken the place of sense. The nonsense of the world, too, must be determined through its demography and ecology. Nietzsche calls the process through which nonsense comes into the world nihilism and attributes it to the ‘slave revolt in morals’. Seeking to complete the process, and so bring nihilism to an end, Nietzsche describes an ecology in which the nonsense of the world is as it is forever.
Anti-Nietzsche by Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm; Bull, Malcolm; Nietzsche, Friedrich