The Joyous Science by Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche Paperback Book


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Author: Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

Format: Quality Paperback

Publisher: Penguin Books

Published: Mar 2019

Genre: Philosophy - Free Will & Determinism

Retail Price: $16.00

Pages: 304


Grounded in his famous notion that "God is dead," Nietzsche's most personal book--and one of his best

The Joyous Science--also known as The Gay Science and The Joyful Wisdom--is a liberating voyage of discovery as Nietzsche's realization that "God is dead" and his critique of morality, the arts and modernity give way to an exhilarating doctrine of self-emancipation and the concept of eternal recurrence. Here is Nietzsche at his most personal and affirmative; in his words, this is a book of "exuberance, restlessness, contrariety and April showers." With its unique voice and style, its playful combination of poetry and prose, and its invigorating quest for self-emancipation, The Joyous Science is a literary tour de force and quite possibly Nietzsche's best book.

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