The Birth of Tragedy & the Genealogy of Morals

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The Birth of Tragedy & the Genealogy of Morals

By Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

Anchor Books, Paperback, 9780385092104, 320pp.

Publication Date: May 7, 1956

Description

Skillful, sophisticated translations of two of Nietzsche's essential works about the conflict between the moral and aesthetic approaches to life, the impact of Christianity on human values, the meaning of science, the contrast between the Apollonian and Dionysian spirits, and other themes central to his thinking.



About the Author
Nietzsche has been proclaimed the seminal figure of modern philosophy as well as one of the most creative and critically influential geniuses in the history of secular thought.