Becoming what we are
- a study of revaluation, realism and self-representation in Nietzsche's writings
This is a study of Nietzsche's thought which focuses upon his account of self-hood, his ambition to bring about a 'revaluation of all values', and the structure and strategies of his texts.
The introductory chapter raises a series of questions about the relationship between representations of the self, self-transformation and the problem of truth in Nietzsche's writings. I discuss the force and implications of Nietzschean 'truthfulness'.
Chapter One is an exploration of Nietzsc...Expand abstract
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