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The tragic philosopher

a study of Friedrich Nietzsche.
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Methuen , London
Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1844-
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LC ClassificationsB3317 .L37 1957a
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Pagination354 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6219231M
LC Control Number57003340
OCLC/WorldCa837914

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Tragic Philosopher book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This classic account of Nietzsche's thought, first published ini 4/5(2). Del sentimiento trágico de la vida en los hombres y en los pueblos = Tragic Sense of Life, Miguel de Unamuno Miguel de Unamuno y Jugo ( - ) was a Spanish essayist, novelist, poet, playwright, philosopher, professor of Greek and Classics, and later rector at the University of Salamanca/5.

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His major philosophical essay was The Tragic Sense of Life Alma mater: Complutense University of Madrid. Kaufmann sets a fairly narrow agenda (it's more a book on the Greek tragedians and philosophy than a book on tragedy conceived more broadly), but nevertheless this is a wonderfully readable book in a way that few philosophy books are, and was a pleasure even for a reader for whom -I confess, having read through the plays years ago, and having only the haziest memory of which is which /5.

About The Tragic Philosopher. This is a classic account of Nietzsche's thought, first published in It traces the development of Nietzsche's thought through all its principal phases, and stresses its relevance to our times.

Squarely based on original literary and biographical sources, it avoids technicalities and obscure comparison.

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A critical re-examination of the views of Plato, Aristotle, Hegel and Nietzsche on tragedy. Ancient Greek tragedy is revealed as surprisingly modern and experimental, while such concepts as mimesis, catharsis, hubris and the tragic collision are discussed from different s: 1.

The Tragic Philosopher by F. Lea,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(2). Based on original literary and biographical sources, this book traces the development of Nietzsche's thought through all its principal phases, and stresses its relevance to our times.

It aims to avoid technicalities and obscure comparison, and is intended for the general reader. About this book. Introduction. Is philosophy, as the love of wisdom, inherently tragic.

Must philosophy abolish its traditional modes of thinking if it is to attain the wisdom of tragedy. Sharing a common origin, even direction, does philosophy move beyond tragedy, epitomizing it. Is the action of tragedy analogous to the activity of philosophy.

Tragic Sense of Life, published inwas his most important philosophical work and is now generally considered one of the great existential texts. Read this book on Questia.

From the chorus of god-drunken satyrs celebrating nature's mystic revival in the green Hellenic spring-time -- to the thick blackness of arresting headlines stamped by the midnight presses: this is the long transformation of the word "tragic" through the history of the Western world.

The book is essentially broken into three focuses: tragedy, Sophistry, and the philosophy of Plato and Aristotle. As it proceeds, it gains more of a. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lea, F.A.

(Frank Alfred), Tragic philosopher: Friedrich Nietzsche. London: Methuen, (OCoLC) Philosophy in the Tragic Age of the Greeks (German: Philosophie im tragischen Zeitalter der Griechen) is an incomplete book by Friedrich Nietzsche.

He had a clean copy made from his notes with the intention of publication. The notes were written around /5. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lea, F. (Frank Alfred), Tragic philosopher.

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Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (/ ˈ n iː tʃ ə, ˈ n iː tʃ i /, German: [ˈfʁiːdʁɪç ˈvɪlhɛlm ˈniːtʃə] or [- ˈniːtsʃə]; 15 October – 25 August ) was a German philosopher, cultural critic, composer, poet, and philologist whose work has exerted a profound influence on modern intellectual history.

He began his career as a classical philologist before turning to mater: University of Bonn, Leipzig University. Philosophy in the Tragic Age of the Greeks is an incomplete book by Friedrich Nietzsche. He had a clean copy made from his notes with the intention of publication.

The notes were written around In it he discussed five Greek philosophers from the sixth and fifth centuries BC. They are Thales, Anaximander, Heraclitus, Parmenides, and Anaxagoras. He had, at one time, intended to include Democritus, Author: Friedrich Nietzsche.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca (c. 4 BC – AD 65), also known as Seneca the Younger or simply Seneca (/ ˈ s ɛ n ɪ k ə /), was a Roman Stoic philosopher, statesman, dramatist, and—in one work—satirist from the Silver Age of Latin literature. Seneca was born in Corduba in Hispania, and raised in Rome, where he was trained in rhetoric and father was Seneca the Elder, his elder Era: Ancient philosophy.

A tragic philosopher is difficult to write without descending into Wangst, however, as he's not only angsty, but pretty verbose about it. Many people find this type of character to be annoying or heavy-handed, but keep in mind that this trope is not, intrinsically, a bad thing. This book is a comprehensive survey of the philosophy of tragedy from antiquity to the present.

From Plato to Ž i ž ek the focal ques-tion has been: Why, in spite of its distressing content, do we value tragic drama. What is the nature of the ‘tragic effect’. Some philoso-phers point to a certain kind of pleasure that results from Size: KB.

Friedrich Nietzsche developed his philosophy during the late 19th century.

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He owed the awakening of his philosophical interest to reading Arthur Schopenhauer's Die Welt als Wille und Vorstellung (The World as Will and Representation,revised ) and said that Schopenhauer was one of the few thinkers that he respected, dedicating to him his essay Schopenhauer als Erzieher (Schopenhauer.

One hundred years ago, inMiguel de Unamuno published a book called The Tragic Sense of Life. It was considered — in his time — to be a masterpiece, an influential work of early existentialist philosophy.

But The Tragic Sense of Life is more (or you might say less) than a work of philosophy. It is a deeply personal account of one man. Peter Szondi´s pathbreaking work is a succinct and elegant argument for distinguishing between a philosophy of the tragic and the poetics of tragedy espoused by Aristotle.

The first of the book´s two parts consists of a series of commentaries on philosophical and aesthetic texts from twelve thinkers and poets between and Schelling.Philosophy in the Tragic Age of the Greeks Book Summary: For Nietzsche, the Age of Greek Tragedy was indeed a tragic age.

He saw in it the rise and climax of values so dear to him that their subsequent drop into catastrophe (in the person of Socrates - Plato) was clearly foreshadowed as though these were events taking place in the theater. Buy a cheap copy of Philosophy in the Tragic Age of the book by Friedrich Nietzsche.

For Nietzsche the Age of Greek Tragedy was indeed a tragic age. He saw in it the rise and climax of values so dear to him that their subsequent drop into Free shipping over $/5(5).