Nietzsche Against the Philosophical Canon

  title={Nietzsche Against the Philosophical Canon},
  author={B. Leiter},
Nietzsche views the Western philosophical tradition as organized around a conception of philosophy deriving from Socrates. According to this (loosely) Socratic philosophical canon: (1) Philosophy, as the “love of wisdom,” aims for knowledge of timeless and non-empirical truths, including truths about the good and the right; (2) Knowledge of the truth is the overriding value in philosophy and is also essential for living well; and (3) Philosophical knowledge is acquired through the exercise of… Expand
57 Citations
Nietzsche and Moral Psychology
  • 1
  • PDF
Normativity For Naturalists
  • 12
Sharing the Necessary and Proper Clause
  • 3
  • PDF
The Shadow Powers of Article I
  • 8
Legal Realism and Legal Doctrine
  • 4
The Psychology of Corporate Rights
  • 1