Nietzsche & the Jews : exaltation & denigration / Siegfried Mandel ; foreword by Richard Huett

Author(s): Mandel, Siegfried
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Subjects: Jews--Intellectual life
Judaism--Germany
Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1844-1900--Views on Jews and Judaism
Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1844-1900--Friends and associates
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 1998
LC Classification: B
Physical Description: vii, 341 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
Foreword / Richard Huett 5
Abbreviations 9
Introduction 11
1. Prophecy at Rocken 29
Rocken 29
Nietzky Ancestry 32
The Move to Naumburg 35
2. Of Surrogate Fathers and a "Rabbi" at Bonn 39
Bonn and the Search for Truth 39
The Ritschls 45
Jacob Bernays 49
Schopenhauer 52
Rocking the Golden Cradle 55
3. Encountering the Maestro of Anti-Semitism: Wagner 61
Meeting the Meister 61
Chair at Basel 64
The Jews in Music (Wagner) 67
Family History and the Tribschen Days 77
The Birth of Tragedy Out of the Spirit of Music 83
A Square in the Wagner Circle 86
Apocalyptic Visions 90
4. A New Ree-ality and the Breach with Bayreuth 101
Ree-flections 101
Psychological Observations 104
Rumblings in Bayreuth 106
Sorrento 111
Parsifal and All-Too-Human 113
The Deadly Insult 118
5. The Lipiner Interlude 123
Prometheus Unbound 123
Echo 128
Lipiner and Wagner 131
The "Polish Jew" 134
6. Emancipation and Exile 139
The Wanderer and His Shadow 139
The Chosen People 145
7. Of Lou, Zarathustra, and the Wandering Jew 159
Lou 159
Zarathustra 165
The Wandering Jew 169
Beyond Good and Evil 173
Wagner's Death 178
8. Conversations with Paneth and The Innocence of Becoming 183
The Jewish Connection 183
Overbeck and Paneth 190
Paneth, Nietzsche, and Freud 194
9. Nietzsche's Ressentiments, the Jews, and the Will to Power 198
Ressentiments 198
Ernest Renan 200
The Will to Power 204
Religions 205
Greek Philosophers 222
Woman 225
10. Lanzky, Zimmern ... Twilight Musings 231
Paul Lanzky 231
Twilight Musings 237
Helen Zimmern 240
Ecce Homo 244
11. Last Days and Friendships: Brandes, Mendes, and the Birds of Prey 257
Georg Brandes 257
Turin (Clausen and Lombroso) 264
Mendes and the Birds of Prey 267
An Odd Trio (Nietzsche, Overbeck, and Dr. Bettman) 273
Jena and Beyond 275
App. I. Nietzsche and Anti-Semitism - A Survey 281
App. II: Sundry Notes 305
Select Bibliography 325
Index 331
Alternate Titles: Nietzsche and the Jews
Notes: LCCN: 98021368
ISBN: 1573922234 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-329) and index
OCLC Number: 39013742
ISBN/ISSN: 1573922234