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Goethe, Nietzsche, and Wagner : their Spinozan epics of love and power / T.K. Seung.

Author/Creator:
Seung, T. K., 1930-
Publication:
Lanham, MD : Lexington Books, c2006.
Format/Description:
Book
xxii, 376 p. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Superman (Philosophical concept).
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832. Faust.
Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1844-1900. Also sprach Zarathustra.
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Ring des Nibelungen.
Contents:
The superman in estrangement (Faust, prologue and part one)
The superman in fantasy (Faust, part two, acts 1-3)
The superman in defiance (Faust, part two, acts 4-5)
Redemption of the superman (Faust, epilogue)
Nietzsche's superman (Zarathustra, prologue and part one)
The suffering soul (Zarathustra, part two)
The twofold self (Zarathustra, part three)
The Dionysian redemption (Zarathustra, part four)
Mystical naturalism (from Goethe to Nietzsche)
Wagner's superhero (The ring of the Nibelung).
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [368]-370) and index.
ISBN:
0739111272 (cloth : alk. paper)
0739111280 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
62782211
Publisher Number:
9780739111277
9780739111284