The Birth of Tragedy

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'Yes, what is Dionysian? - This book provides an answer - "a man who knows" speaks in it, the initiate and disciple of his god.' The Birth of Tragedy (1872) is a book about the origins of Greek tragedy and its relevance to the German culture of its time. For Nietzsche, Greek tragedy is the expression of a culture which has achieved a delicate but powerful balance between Dionysian insight into the chaos and suffering which underlies all existence and the discipline and clarity of rational Apollonian form. In order to ...

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    • Title: The Birth of Tragedy by Friedrich Nietzsche
    • Publisher: Oxford University Press Academic UK
    • Print ISBN: 9780199540143, 0199540144
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    • Title: The Birth of Tragedy by Friedrich Nietzsche
    • Publisher: Dover Publications
    • Print ISBN: 9780486285153, 0486285154
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    • Edition: 1995 Revised edition
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