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By Manuel Dries,P. J. E. Kail

ISBN-10: 0198722230

ISBN-13: 9780198722236

This quantity offers new essays exploring vital features of Nietzsche's philosophy in reference to significant subject matters: brain and nature. A workforce of prime specialists handle questions together with: what's Nietzsche's perception of brain? How does brain relate with the (rest of) nature? and what's Nietzsche's belief of nature? all of them show the concept that Nietzsche's perspectives on those issues are of serious philosophical worth, both simply because these perspectives are
consonant with modern pondering to a better or lesser quantity or simply because they signify a wealthy replacement to modern attitudes. The essays have interaction with Nietzsche's metaphysics; his philosophy of brain in mild of latest perspectives; the query of panpsychism in past reliable and Evil 36; the
rejection of dualism in favour of monism (in specific a monism of value); Nietzsche's positions on awareness and embodied cognition in gentle of modern cognitive technological know-how; a perception of freedom and supplier in line with an intrinsically motivating; embodied experience of self-efficacy; a Nietzschean account of valuing understood as drive-induced affective orientations of which an agent approves; the belief of ressentiment conceived as a technique of intentional, now not reflectively strategic,
self-deception approximately one's personal wakeful psychological states; and a defence of a Nietzschean naturalism.

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