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Nietzsche and Eugenics

in Breeding Superman: Nietzsche, Race and Eugenics in Edwardian and Interwar Britain

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239871
eISBN:
9781846312694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853239871.003.0004
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

In the early part of the twentieth century, interpretations of Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche, in combination with the new science of eugenics, represented an influential attempt to formulate a new code ... More


Oscar Levy: A Nietzschean Vision

in Breeding Superman: Nietzsche, Race and Eugenics in Edwardian and Interwar Britain

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239871
eISBN:
9781846312694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853239871.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

This chapter examines how Oscar Levy was drawn to Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche and his work on race and eugenics in Britain. Levy edited the first complete English edition of Nietzsche's Collected ... More


Breeding Superman: Nietzsche, Race and Eugenics in Edwardian and Interwar Britain

Dan Stone

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239871
eISBN:
9781846312694
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846312694
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

Before World War I there existed an intellectual turmoil in Britain as great as any in Germany, France, or Russia, as the debates over Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche and eugenics in the context of early ... More


Introduction: The Extremes of Englishness

in Breeding Superman: Nietzsche, Race and Eugenics in Edwardian and Interwar Britain

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239871
eISBN:
9781846312694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853239871.003.0001
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

This book examines the reasons for the failure of fascism in Britain and suggests that British proto-fascist ideas may be found in large part in the Nietzsche and eugenics movements representing the ... More


Anthony Mario Ludovici: A ‘Light-Weight Superman’

in Breeding Superman: Nietzsche, Race and Eugenics in Edwardian and Interwar Britain

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239871
eISBN:
9781846312694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853239871.003.0003
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

Anthony Mario Ludovici was one of the translators of Oscar Levy's first English edition of Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche's works, and also wrote books that interpreted Nietzsche's ideas, particularly ... More


From ‘Underman’ to ‘Underclass’

in Breeding Superman: Nietzsche, Race and Eugenics in Edwardian and Interwar Britain

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239871
eISBN:
9781846312694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853239871.003.0007
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche's influence on eugenics has recently reemerged as a subject of debate among scholars. In Germany, for example, the Karlsruhe philosopher Peter Sloterdijk has argued that a ... More


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