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By Caroline Joan S. Picart

Nietzsche's feedback approximately ladies and femininity have generated loads of debate between philosophers, a few seeing them as ineradicably misogynist, others reading them extra favorably as ironic and almost certainly worthwhile for contemporary feminism. during this learn, Kay Picart makes use of a genealogical method of tune the best way Nietzsche's preliminary use of 'feminine' mythological figures as symbols for modernity's regenerative powers progressively supplies technique to an more and more misogynistic politics, leading to the silencing and emasculation of his previous configurations of the 'feminine.' whereas different students have considering classifying the measure of offensiveness of Nietzsche's ambivalent and constructing misogyny, Picart examines what this misogyny capability for his political philosophy as an entire. Picart effectively indicates how Nietzsche's more and more derogatory remedy of the 'feminine' in his post-Zarathustran works is heavily tied to his becoming resentment over his lack of ability to restore a decadent modernity.

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