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Nietzsche, Epistemology, and Philosophy of Science : Nietzsche and the Sciences II - Babette E. Babich

Nietzsche, Epistemology, and Philosophy of Science

Nietzsche and the Sciences II

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Nietzsche, Epistemology, and Philosophy of Science, is the second volume of a collection on Nietzsche and the Sciences, featuring essays addressing truth, epistemology, and the philosophy of science, with a substantial representation of analytically schooled Nietzsche scholars.
This collection offers a dynamic articulation of the differing strengths of Anglo-American analytic and contemporary European approaches to philosophy, with translations from European specialists, notably Carl Friedrich von Weizs„cker, Paul Valadier, and Walther Ch. Zimmerli. This broad collection also features a preface by Alasdair MacIntyre.
Contributions explore Nietzsche's contributions to the philosophy of language and epistemology, and include essays on the social history of truth and the historical and cultural analyses of Serres and Baudrillard, as well as new contributions to the philosophy of science, including theological and hermeneutical approaches, history of science, the philosophy of medicine, cognitive science, and technology.

Acknowledgments
List of Abbreviations Used
Preface
Introduction: Toward Nietzsche's Philosophy of Science
Section Summaries
Analytic Perspectives: Truth and Knowledge: Nietzsche: Truth and Knowledge
Nietzsche: Truth and Knowledge
Perspectivist Ontology and de re Knowledge
Nietzsche's Theory of Truth
Nietzsche's Symptomatology of Scepticism
Analytical Perspectives: Atomism, Realism, Naturalism, Positivism: We Sensualists
Nietzsche's Naturalism, Science, and Belief
Nietzsche's Fling with Positivism
Beyond Truth and Appearance: Nietzsche's Emergent Realism
Nietzsche's Epistemological Daring: All the Daring of the Lover of Knowledge is PermittedAgain
How Epistemology Becomes What It Is
Hermes contra Dionysus: Michel Serres's Critique of Nietzsche
The Will to Truth as Art of Interpretation
Science, Value, and the Ascetic Ideal
Twilight the Icons
Perspectives on Nietzsche's Philosophy and Science: Roger J. Boscovich and Friedrich Nietzsche: A Reexamination
Nietzsche's Perspectivalism: A Hermeneutic Philosophy of Science
Nietzsche's Philosophy: Science, Art, Power
Science as the New Religion
Nietzsche's Philosophy as Criticism of Truth and Science
Nietzsche's Transvaluation of Causality
Nietzsche's Metaphysical Positivism
Nietzsche and the Sciences: Nietzsche's Conception of Health: The Idealization of Struggle
The Will to Power and Parallel Distributed Processing
The Fractal Dynamics of a Nietzschean World
Nietzsche's Critique of Technology: A Defense of Phenomenology Against Modern Machinery
Notes on Contributors
Table of Contents - Volume One
Index
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ISBN: 9780792357438
ISBN-10: 0792357434
Series: BOSTON STUDIES IN THE PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE : Book 204
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 382
Published: 31st August 1999
Publisher: Springer
Country of Publication: NL
Dimensions (cm): 25.4 x 17.15  x 2.54
Weight (kg): 0.77