If Nothing Matters

@article{Kahane2017IfNM,
  title={If Nothing Matters},
  author={Guy Kahane},
  journal={No{\^u}s},
  year={2017},
  volume={51},
  pages={327-353}
}
Some of us, at some points in our lives, are struck by a vision of the universe as devoid of value. In such a state of mind, all human striving appears absurd, and the grandest achievements seem worthless. One feels that nothing matters. It is possible that such feelings have always been around, but they appear in their most acute form in the disenchanted modern era, with the rise of natural science and the decline of religious belief and traditional forms of life. Nietzsche famously announced… 

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