By Jacob Golomb
This ebook regards Nietzsche as an excellent philo-Semitic pupil with a profound sympathy for and figuring out of the Jewish humans and the previous testomony. It draw jointly a set of unique stories by way of amazing students which take care of the connection among Nietzsche & Jewish humans from standpoints: N's writings on Jews & Judaism, and Jewish writers' value determinations of N.
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However, its subject is far too important to let people such as Nolte have the last word. Fortunately, some of the present contributors were to participate in that conference. It is therefore our sincere hope that by explicating Nietzsche’s views on Jews and presenting his Jewish legacy this volume might discourage ix INTRODUCTION in the future any manipulations of his writings by “movements” to which he was diametrically opposed. Nietzsche, as is well known, encouraged his readers to shift their intellectual viewpoints and experience different, even radically incompatible perspectives.
This too was a common line. For just one example see “Friedrich Nietzsche und die Modernen”, Deutsche Zeitung 10294, 28 August 1990. Alfred Bäumler, Nietzsche als Philosoph und Politiker (Leipzig: Reclam, 1931), p. 157. Heinrich Römer, “Nietzsche und das Rasseproblem”, Rasse: Montaschrift für den Nordischen Gedanken 7 (1940). Again, for just one source, see Kurt Kassler, Nietzsche und das Recht (Munich: Ernst Reinhardt, 1941), pp. 74ff. Franz Overbeck, Kirchlexicon, Nietzsche und das Judentum (Nachlass Basel A 232), in R.
Tokens of higher and lower culture”, in Human All Too Human: A Book for Free Spirits, tr. J. Hollingdale (Cambridge: University of Cambridge Press, 1986), 224, pp. 107–8. On this see my “Max Nordau, Friedrich Nietzsche and Degeneration ”, Journal of Contemporary History 28(4), (October 1993). See Daniel Pick, Faces of Degeneration: A European Disorder, c. 1848–1918 (Cambridge: University of Cambridge Press, 1989) for a sense of the politically diverse annexation of the notion and its wide dissemination.