David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Cambridge University Press (2000)
Nietzsche, Aesthetics and Modernity analyzes Nietzsche's response to the aesthetic tradition, tracing in particular the complex relationship between the work and thought of Nietzsche, Kant, and Hegel. Focusing in particular on the critical role of negation and sublimity in Nietzsche's account of art, it explores his confrontation with modernity and his attempt to posit a revitalized artistic practice as the counter-movement to modern nihilism. Drawing on the full range of his published and unpublished writings, together with his comments on figures as diverse as Wagner, Zola, Delacroix, and Laurence Sterne, it highlights the extent to which Nietzsche counters the culture of his own time with a dialectical notion of aesthetic interpretation and practice. As such, Nietzsche the dialectician articulates a position that proves to be intimately connected to the negative dialects of Theodor Adorno.
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$10.66 used (92% off) $11.04 new (92% off) $60.30 direct from Amazon (10% off) Amazon page|
|Call number||B3318.A4.R36 2000|
|ISBN(s)||0521651557 9780521651554 052103793X 9780521037938|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Keith Ansell-Pearson (1991). Nietzsche Contra Rousseau: A Study of Nietzsche's Moral and Political Thought. Cambridge University Press.
Andrew Bowie (2003). Aesthetics and Subjectivity: From Kant to Nietzsche. Manchester University Press.
Julian Young (1992). Nietzsche's Philosophy of Art. Cambridge University Press.
Eva Geulen (2006). The End of Art: Readings in a Rumor After Hegel. Stanford University Press.
Susan Meininger Morris (2003). Nietzsche, Aesthetics, and Modernity (Review). Journal of Nietzsche Studies 25 (1):106-108.
Douglas Kellner (1999). Nietzsche's Critique of Mass Culture. International Studies in Philosophy 31 (3):77-89.
Salim Kemal, Ivan Gaskell & Daniel W. Conway (eds.) (1998). Nietzsche, Philosophy and the Arts. Cambridge University Press.
Espen Hammer (2011). Philosophy and Temporality From Kant to Critical Theory. Cambridge University Press.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads24 ( #72,144 of 1,101,544 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #291,791 of 1,101,544 )
How can I increase my downloads?