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Liberation as affirmation : the religiosity of Zhuangzi and Nietzsche

Author: Geling Shang
Publisher: Albany : State University of New York Press, ©2006.
Series: SUNY series in Chinese philosophy and culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this book, author Ge Ling Shang provides a systematic comparison of original texts by Zhuangzi (fourth century B.C.E.) and Nietzsche (1846-1900), under the rubric of religiosity, to challenge those who have customarily relegated both thinkers to relativism, nihilism, escapism, pessimism, or anti-religion."--Jacket.
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Named Person: Zhuangzi.; Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche; Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche; Zhuangzi.; Friedrich Nietzsche; Zhou Zhuang; Zhou Zhuang; Friedrich Nietzsche
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Geling Shang
ISBN: 0791466671 9780791466674 9780791466681 079146668X
OCLC Number: 58729793
Description: x, 198 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Ch. 1. Introduction --
Reinterpreting Zhuangzi and Nietzsche --
Perspective on comparative philosophy --
Method and plan --
Ch. 2. Zhuangzi's Dao : a way of freedom --
The concept of Dao in early Chinese history --
Wuwu : a deconstruction of metaphysical perspectives of Dao --
Dao throughs as one --
Wuzhi : equalizing opinions is the way of true knowledge --
Language without words : beyond language and silence --
Wuwei or non-doing : against the tradition of morality --
Xiao Yao You : a spiritual freedom realized in this world --
Ch. 3. Nietzsche's philosophy of life affirmation --
Nietzsche's mission : revaluation of all values --
Genealogy : a new way of philosophizing --
Truth, knowledge, and morals --
Metaphysics as a symptom of human decadence --
Truths as lies and will to truth as ascetic ideal --
Language and truth --
Does Nietzsche renounce the existence of truth? --
A genealogical critique of morality --
Overcoming metaphysics --
The world of appearances and the will to power --
Religiosity : liberation as life affirmation --
Ch. 4. An interplay between Zhuangzi and Nietzsche --
Goblet words and Dionysian Dithyramb --
Truth, knowledge, and interpretation --
Revaluation and devaluation : beyond good and evil --
Nature as primary unity --
True person and Ubermensch : living in the world --
Ziran and freedom : life affirmation --
Further reflections on differences between Zhuangzi and Nietzsche --
Ch. 5. Converging new worlds : Zhuangzi, Nietzsche, and contemporary philosophy --
Affirmation after deconstruction : Zhuangzi and Nietzsche challenge postmodern solutions --
The liberation of thought : Zhuangzi and Nietzsche in contemporary China --
Philosophical religiosity.
Series Title: SUNY series in Chinese philosophy and culture.
Responsibility: Ge Ling Shang.
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"In this book, author Ge Ling Shang provides a systematic comparison of original texts by Zhuangzi (fourth century B.C.E.) and Nietzsche (1846-1900), under the rubric of religiosity, to challenge those who have customarily relegated both thinkers to relativism, nihilism, escapism, pessimism, or anti-religion."--Jacket.

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