Nietzsche and the ancient skeptical tradition

This work presents a portrait of Nietzsche as the skeptic par excellence in the modern period, by demonstrating how a careful and informed understanding of ancient Pyrrhonism illuminates his reflections on truth, knowledge and morality, as well as the very nature and value of philosophic inquiry

Main Author: Berry, Jessica N.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York Oxford University Press 2011, 2011
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Summary:This work presents a portrait of Nietzsche as the skeptic par excellence in the modern period, by demonstrating how a careful and informed understanding of ancient Pyrrhonism illuminates his reflections on truth, knowledge and morality, as well as the very nature and value of philosophic inquiry
Physical Description:1 online resource
ISBN:9780199867479
019986747X