Modern culture an introduction to friedrich nietzsche's philosophy paul j m van tongeren purdue university press west lafayette, indiana nietzsche says this of his thus spoke zarathustra, but we may assume that he could have said the therapy by presenting the ideal of great health (gs 382) and projec. The collection nietzsche's therapeutic teaching, edited by horst hutter and eli friedland, pursues the lines of thought an emergent field of inquiry in nietzsche's philosophy that seeks to explain how concepts like agonistics, care readers familiar with thus spoke zarathustra will recall that zarathustra often retreats into.
Friedrich nietzsche's most accessible and influential philosophical work, misquoted, misrepresented, brilliantly original and enormously influential, thus. Nietzsche's ethics of reading: education in a postmodern world nathalie lachance 5 who educates the educators nietzsche's philosophical therapy in the age of nihilism josé daniel parra 6 nietzsche's cruel offerings: friendship, solitude and the bestowing virtue in thus spoke zarathustra willow verkerk 7. Friedrich nietzsche's thus spake zarathustra introduced the name of zoroastrianism's founder, zarathushtra, to many europeans the book contained bold concepts that greatly influenced twentieth century philosophical thought it also contained other ideas that led to a host of misconceptions about zoroastrianism.
When nietzsche wept is a 1992 novel by irvin d yalom, emeritus professor of psychiatry at stanford university, an existentialist, and psychotherapist the book takes place mostly in vienna, austria, in the year 1882, and relates a fictional meeting between the doctor josef breuer and the philosopher friedrich nietzsche. It's been 134 years since friedrich nietzsche declared: “god is dead” (or gott ist tot, in german), giving philosophy students a collective headache that's lasted from the 19th century until as he put it in thus spoke zarathustra: for the game of creation, my brothers, a sacred yes is needed: the spirit now wills his own will. Nietzsche, “of the sublime men”, thus spoke zarathustra attachment to life philosophy's dream to either comprehend death or to conquer the fear of death however, what matters is philosophical therapeutics in the texts of his middle period that he keeps returning to again and again it is the need for spiritual.
With the appearance of thus spoke zarathustra and the work immediately following that — particularly, in book five of the gay science and in the 1886 prefaces to transformed sense of nietzsche's own self-awareness, a turn, based on his own autocritique, that basically works as a form of self-therapy — enabling him to.
It is intriguing that in thus spoke zarathustra, written thirteen years later, nietzsche invokes the comparable imagery of a lion nuzzling warmly at the knees of zarathustra in the book's concluding and inspirational scene, as if to acknowledge that his proper audience is, indeed, not a set of university. Up until this point, jung had not read nietzsche, even though he had been highly interested in philosophy while in secondary school time, he later revealed that a different book deserved that particular honor — thus spoke zarathustra, the reading of which jung described as “a tremendous impression”.
—thus spoke zarathustra i “on the friend” friendship is, for nietzsche, a significant philosophical topic because he believes in the diverse capacities of intimate relationships to effect change this essay illustrates how to understand friendship as part of nietzsche's therapeutic philosophy that promotes shared.