Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-2 of 2 items

  • Keywords: negation x
  • University Presses: Princeton University Press x
  • Princeton University Press x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Nihilism

Krzysztof Michalski

in The Flame of Eternity: An Interpretation of Nietzsche's Thought

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691143460
eISBN:
9781400840212
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691143460.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter argues that Nietzsche's philosophy arises from rejection, from outrage at the world, from the pain that the world causes. It is only when we learn to deal with this pain, when we ... More


The Göttingers

Jan von Plato

in The Great Formal Machinery Works: Theories of Deduction and Computation at the Origins of the Digital Age

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780691174174
eISBN:
9781400885039
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691174174.003.0008
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter studies how around 1918, when work based on Bertrand Russell began in Göttingen, Russell's axioms with disjunction and negation as primitives were used. By the mid-1920s, David Hilbert ... More


View: