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By Friedrich Nietzsche

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In 1869, on the age of twenty-four, the precociously remarkable Friedrich Nietzsche was once appointed to a professorship of classical philology on the college of Basel. He appeared marked for a profitable and standard educational profession. Then the philosophy of Schopenhauer and the tune of Wagner reworked his pursuits. The genius of such thinkers and makers—the type of genius that had emerged in historical Greece—this by myself used to be the touchstone for precise realizing. yet how used to be schooling to serve genius, specially in a latest society marked an increasing number of via an unholy alliance among educational specialization, mass-market journalism, and the militarized country? anything greater than good scholarship was once referred to as for. a brand new means of educating and wondering, a brand new philosophy . . .

What that new means can be was once the query Nietzsche broached in 5 brilliant, well known public lectures in Basel in 1872. Anti-Education presents a provocative and well timed reckoning with what is still one of many important demanding situations of the trendy world. 

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