On the Genealogy of Morals and Ecce Homo

Vintage - On the genealogy of morals 1887 shows him using philsophy, psychology, and classical philology in an effort to give new direction to an ancient discipline. The work consists of three essays. The first contrasts master morality and slave morality and indicates how the term "good" has widely different meanings in each.

The second inquiry deals with guilt and the bad conscience; the third with ascetic ideals—not only in religion but also in the academy. Ecce homo, written in 1898 and first published posthumously in 1908, is Nietzsche's review of his life and works. It contains chapters on all the books he himself published.

On the Genealogy of Morals and Ecce Homo - Vintage. His interpretations are as fascinating as they are invaluable. Nothing nietzsche wrote is more stunning stylistically or as a human document. Walter kaufmann's masterful translations are faithful of the word and spirit of Nietzsche, and his running footnote commentaries on both books are more comprehensive than those in his other Nietzsche translations because these tow works have been so widely misunderstood.

. The great philosopher's major work on ethics, along with Ecce Homo, Nietzche's remarkable review of his life and works.





The Marx-Engels Reader Second Edition

W. W. Norton & Company - W w norton Company. This revised and enlarged edition of the leading anthology provides the essential writings of Marx and Engels--those works necessary for an introduction to Marxist thought and ideology.





Beyond Good & Evil: Prelude to a Philosophy of the Future

Vintage - In nine parts the book is designed to give the reader a comprehensive idea of nietzsche's thought and style:  they span "The Prejudices of Philsophers, scholarship, " "The Free Spirit, morals, " religion, " "Peoples and Fatherlands, "Our Virtues, " and "What Is Noble, " as well as epigrams and a concluding poem.

Beyond good and evil is one of the most remarkable and influential books of the nineteenth century. This translation by walter kaufmann has become the standard one, for accuracy and fidelity to the eccentricities and grace of the style of the original. The translation is based on the only edition Nietzsche himself published, and all variant reading in later editions.

Beyond Good & Evil: Prelude to a Philosophy of the Future - This volume offers an inclusive index of subjects and persons, as well as a running footnote commentary on the text. Vintage. Represents Nietzsche's attempt to sum up his philosophy. W w norton Company.





The Vocation Lectures Hackett Classics

Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. - Vintage. Together in this volume, as weber put it, these newly translated lectures offer an ideal point of entry into Weber's central project: understanding how, "in the West alone there have appeared cultural manifestations that seem to go in the direction of universal significance and validity. Originally published separately, weber's science as a vocation and politics as a Vocation stand as the classic formulations of his positions on two related subjects that go to the heart of his thought: the nature and status of science and its claims to authority; and the nature and status of political claims and the ultimate justification for such claims.

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Civilization and Its Discontents

W. W. Norton & Company - Of the various english translations of freud’s major works to appear in his lifetime, only Norton’s Standard Edition, under the general editorship of James Strachey, was authorized by Freud himself. W w norton Company. This new edition includes both an introduction by the renowned cultural critic and writer Christopher Hitchens as well as Peter Gay’s classic biographical note on Freud.

. It has been praised, lambasted, dissected, interpreted, and reinterpreted. Freud’s seminal volume of twentieth-century cultural thought grounded in psychoanalytic theory, now with a new introduction by Christopher Hitchens. Vintage. Hackett Publishing Company Inc. Written in the decade before Freud’s death, Civilization and Its Discontents may be his most famous and most brilliant work.

Civilization and Its Discontents - W w norton Company. Originally published in 1930, it seeks to answer several questions fundamental to human society and its organization: What influences led to the creation of civilization? Why and how did it come to be? What determines civilization’s trajectory? Freud’s theories on the effect of the knowledge of death on human existence and the birth of art are central to his work.





A Vindication of the Rights of Woman and A Vindication of the Rights of Men

Oxford University Press - It reveals her developing understanding of women's involvement in the political and social life of the nation and her growing awareness of the relationship between politics and economics and between political institutions and the individual. Vintage. This volume brings together extracts of the major political writings of Mary Wollstonecraft in the order in which they appeared in the revolutionary 1790s.

W w norton Company. W w norton Company. It traces her passionate and indignant response to the excitement of the early days of the French Revolution and then her uneasiness at its later bloody phase. In personal terms, the works show her struggling with a belief in the perfectibility of human nature through rational education, a doctrine that became weaker under the onslaught of her own miserable experience and the revolutionary massacres.

Janet todd's introduction illuminates the progress of Wollstonecraft's thought, showing that a reading of all three works allows her to emerge as a more substantial political writer than a study of The Rights of Woman alone can reveal. About the series: for over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the broadest spectrum of literature from around the globe.

A Vindication of the Rights of Woman and A Vindication of the Rights of Men - Each affordable volume reflects oxford's commitment to scholarship, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, voluminous notes to clarify the text, including expert introductions by leading authorities, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, and much more. Hackett Publishing Company Inc.

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Group Psychology and the Analysis of the Ego Norton Library

W. W. Norton & Company - W w norton Company. W w norton Company. Hackett Publishing Company Inc. The question he addresses here is, what are the emotional bonds that hold collective entities, such as an army and a church, together? It is a fruitful question, and Freud offers some interesting answers. To freud, individual and social psychology were virtually identical.

Vintage. But group psychology and the Analysis of the Ego stands chiefly as an invitation to further psychoanalytic exploration. Oxford university Press USA.





The Concept of the Political: Expanded Edition

The University of Chicago Press - In addition to analysis by Leo Strauss and a foreword by Tracy B. W w norton Company. An essential update on a modern classic, The Concept of the Political, Expanded Edition belongs on the bookshelf of anyone interested in political theory or philosophy. W w norton Company. In this, his most influential work, legal theorist and political philosopher Carl Schmitt argues that liberalism’s basis in individual rights cannot provide a reasonable justification for sacrificing oneself for the state—a critique as cogent today as when it first appeared.

Hackett Publishing Company Inc. Vintage. University of Chicago Press. Oxford university Press USA. George schwab’s introduction to his translation of the 1932 German edition highlights Schmitt’s intellectual journey through the turbulent period of German history leading to the Hitlerian one-party state. Strong placing schmitt’s work into contemporary context, this expanded edition also includes a translation of Schmitt’s 1929 lecture “The Age of Neutralizations and Depoliticizations, ” which the author himself added to the 1932 edition of the book.





On Liberty, Utilitarianism and Other Essays Oxford World's Classics

Oxford University Press - Each affordable volume reflects oxford's commitment to scholarship, helpful notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, including expert introductions by leading authorities, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, and much more. They have formed the basis for many of the political institutions of the West since the late nineteenth century, the basic principles of ethics, tackling as they do the appropriate grounds for protecting individual liberty, the benefits and the costs of representative institutions, and the central importance of gender equality in society.

These essays are central to the liberal tradition, but their interpretation and how we should understand their connection with each other are both contentious. Oxford university Press USA. Vintage. W w norton Company. In their introduction mark philp and frederick rosen set the essays in the context of Mill's other works, and argue that his conviction in the importance of the development of human character in its full diversity provides the core to his liberalism and to any defensible account of the value of liberalism to the modern world.

On Liberty, Utilitarianism and Other Essays Oxford World's Classics - About the series:for over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the widest range of literature from around the globe. Hackett Publishing Company Inc. University of Chicago Press.





Grounding for the Metaphysics of Morals: with On a Supposed Right to Lie because of Philanthropic Concerns Hackett Classics

Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. - W w norton Company. W w norton Company. Vintage. University of Chicago Press. Hackett publishing Company, Inc. This expanded edition of james ellington’s preeminent translation includes ellington’s new translation of Kant’s essay Of a Supposed Right to Lie Because of Philanthropic Concerns in which Kant replies to one of the standard objections to his moral theory as presented in the main text: that it requires us to tell the truth even in the face of disastrous consequences.

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J. S. Mill: 'On Liberty' and Other Writings Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought

Cambridge University Press - Similarly, a powerful indictment of the political, his The Subjection of Women, and economic position of women, social, has become one of the cardinal documents of modern feminism. The editor's substantial introduction places these three works in the context both of Mill's life and of nineteenth-century intellectual and political history, and assesses their continuing relevance.

Vintage. On liberty, first published in 1851, has become celebrated as the most powerful defense of the freedom of the individual and it is now widely regarded as the most important theoretical foundation for Liberalism as a political creed. W w norton Company. University of Chicago Press. This edition brings together these two classic texts, plus Mill's posthumous Chapters on Socialism, his somewhat neglected examination of the strengths and weaknesses of various forms of Socialism.

J. S. Mill: 'On Liberty' and Other Writings Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought - . Oxford university Press USA. Hackett Publishing Company Inc. W w norton Company. John stuart mill is one of the few indisputably classic authors in the history of political thought. Oxford university Press USA. Hackett publishing Company, Inc.