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  1. Department of Humanities Ferris State University Dig Rapids, Michigan Praxis Hermeneutika.David Wyatt Aiken - 2001 - Existentia 11:277.
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    History Undone. The Appropriation of Thucydides.David Wyatt Aiken - 2005 - Zeitschrift für Religions- Und Geistesgeschichte 57 (4):289-319.
    Many of the classic texts of the west have,,disappeared" beneath the weight of interpretative tradition. In this essay I argue that in the evolution of the western rationalist tradition of 'History', the historical texts of Thucydides have now become effectively absent from the hermeneutical equation. As a result, there is at present a disjunction between the historical Thucydides as he is present in his writings, and the interpretative assumptions about the writings of Thucydides that have grown up in the critical (...)
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    Nietzsche’s Zarathustra. The Misreading of a Hero.David Wyatt Aiken - 2006 - Nietzsche-Studien 35 (1):70-103.
    Ther is no evidence that the character of Zarathustra is modeled upon the life and reforming religious activities of the historical Zoroaster/Zarathustra. Religious history casts no interperative light on the identity of Nietzsche's Zarathustra; likewise, it is apparent that Zarathustra and the Zoroaster of history are incompatible in their metaphysical visions of the world. It would therefore seem that the reader of Also sprach Zarathustra is at liberty to understand that Zarthustra is a new, antihistorical, and entirely literary dramatis personae, (...)
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    Nietzsche’s Zarathustra. The Misreading of a Hero.David Wyatt Aiken - 2006 - Nietzsche Studien Gesamtregister Bände 1-20 35:70-103.
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    On the Death of God.David Wyatt Aiken - 2019 - Zeitschrift für Religions- Und Geistesgeschichte 71 (3):285-311.