Philosophy in the Tragic Age of the Greeks: How Christian Fundamentalists Trampled Science, Policy, and Democracy in George W. Bush's White House (Paperback)
How Christian Fundamentalists Trampled Science, Policy, and Democracy in George W. Bush's White House
Gateway Editions, 9780895267108, 117pp.
Publication Date: July 1, 1996
And so in this work, unpublished in his own day but written at the same time that his The Birth of Tragedy had so outraged the German professorate as to imperil his own academic career, his most deeply felt task was one of education. He wanted to present the culture of the Greeks as a paradigm to his young German contemporaries who might thus be persuaded to work toward a state of culture of their own; a state where Nietzsche found sorely missing.