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Introduction

Robert G. Morrison

in Nietzsche and Buddhism: A Study in Nihilism and Ironic Affinities

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198238652
eISBN:
9780191679711
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198238652.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter presents an overview of Part II of this volume. One common and general feature shared by both Nietzsche and Buddhism is the centrality of man in a godless cosmos, in the sense that both ... More


David Malouf

Don Randall

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719068324
eISBN:
9781781701140
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719068324.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This study situates Malouf within the field of contemporary international and postcolonial writing, but without losing sight of the author's affiliation with Australian contexts. It presents an ... More


How to Overcome Oneself: Nietzsche on Freedom

Robert Pippin

in Nietzsche on Freedom and Autonomy

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199231560
eISBN:
9780191716119
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199231560.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Although there are several recognizable themes in Nietzsche's discussion of freedom (such as independence from societal pressures and some sort of self-rule or individual sovereignty), at many places ... More


The Self and its Shadows: A Book of Essays on Individuality as Negation in Philosophy and the Arts

Stephen Mulhall

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199661787
eISBN:
9780191748301
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199661787.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics, Philosophy of Mind

This book presents a series of multiply interrelated chapters which together make up an original study of selfhood (subjectivity or personal identity). It explores a variety of articulations (in ... More


Nietzsche’s ‘Little Things’, the ‘Body’, and the Buddhist Khandhas

Robert G. Morrison

in Nietzsche and Buddhism: A Study in Nihilism and Ironic Affinities

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198238652
eISBN:
9780191679711
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198238652.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter compares Nietzsche's notions of the ‘body’ and ‘self-overcoming’ with the five Buddhist ‘aggregates’ or khandhas and its conception of citta-bhāvanā.


‘Self-Overcoming’ and ‘Mind-Development’

Robert G. Morrison

in Nietzsche and Buddhism: A Study in Nihilism and Ironic Affinities

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198238652
eISBN:
9780191679711
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198238652.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter begins by considering what Nietzsche sees as the intelligent response to the folly of the passions. It then discusses the Buddhist notion of self-overcoming and this can be quantified in ... More


Individuality and Beyond: Nietzsche Reads Emerson

Benedetta Zavatta

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780190929213
eISBN:
9780190929244
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190929213.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Based on an analysis of the marginal markings and annotations Nietzsche made to the works of Emerson in his personal library, the book offers a philosophical interpretation of the impact on ... More


Contesting Homer:: The Poiesis of Value

Christa Davis Acampora

in Contesting Nietzsche

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226923901
eISBN:
9780226923918
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226923918.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter explores Nietzsche’s understanding of how Homer stands as a victor in something prior and, thus, epitomizes victorious overcoming, in that Homer redeems, revalues, and sets the standard ... More


Conclusion: Individuality and Beyond

Benedetta Zavatta

in Individuality and Beyond: Nietzsche Reads Emerson

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780190929213
eISBN:
9780190929244
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190929213.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, General

In this concluding section, based on the analysis conducted in previous chapters, it is argued that the reading of Emerson influences the development of the most important themes of Nietzsche’s ... More


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