On the Genealogy of Morals
|Author:||Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche|
Friedrich Nietzsche claimed that the purpose of On the Genealogy of Morals was to call attention to his previous writings. But in fact the book does much more than that, elucidating and expanding on the cryptic aphorisms of Beyond Good and Evil, and presenting a coherent discussion of morality in a work that is more accessible than much of his previous writings.
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Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900) was a philosopher, critic, composer, and poet whose works include "Thus Spoke Zarathustra," "Beyond Good and Evil," "Twilight of the Idols," "The""Antichrist," and his autobiography, "Ecce""Homo." Michael A. Scarpitti is an independent scholar of philosophy. Robert C. Holub is a professor of German at Ohio State University.