User Review – Flag as inappropriate. Nietzsche has been seriously damaged, indeed, is literally dead and burried, without any hope of a. Image courtesy of Gorfu Contra Nietzsche by G. E. Gorfu. (3 ratings). Paperback Book, pages. Description: No description is available. Ethiopians on the Web recently conducted an interview with Ato Gebre Eyesus Gorfu, (G. E. Gorfu) author of “Gorfu Contra Nietzsche” the book that has been.
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Gorfu defends brilliantly the unsurprising truth that the wisdom of the ages was not some kind of self-deception which only Nietzsche saw through.
Aydagne Zelleke marked it as to-read Nov 18, Such a book can be published only here, only in an open society like the USA. Want to Read saving…. When I found out who he was and introduced myself, he accepted me readily.
And the only thing such a path entails is an in-depth, critical and objective study of his works on the cross, after which faith comes nuetzsche when we have solved the question of his hidden identity. I feel very honored, and flattered too. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.
Gidena M marked goru as to-read Sep 19, This is an original work: If you aim for something high and of great value, you can surely accomplish many things of great value. But I will leave the ultimate judgment to the reading public. He should have been given the Amharic Department Chair, so that he could be surrounded everyday by professors and all types of language students.
The plan took him some forty years to perfect He is an end in himself, a fulfillment of society.
First, Nietzsche should not be taken lightly, because he laid the foundation for the forthcoming Nazi ideology. They need to observe many boundaries they should not cross, except at their own peril. Preview — Gorfu Contra Nietzsche by G. Today, philosophy, in most universities, is totally dead.
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Nietzsche taught that the ego should be aggrandized. Gorfu revives the tradition of criticism of Nietzsche that was widespread in the first half of this century, when his philosophy was a living force.
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For example, let me tell you how shocked I was the first time I met the great lexicographer, Contrra Desta Tekle Wold, author of the Amharic dictionary. Elias added it Jun 04, Look at any university: They are fully preoccupied in labeling old contrx with new names. I look forward to read many books by this author, but even if he does not write a single more line, this book has established his name in the philosophical annals of history forever.
Thanks for the awakening, Mr Gorfu. It does not mean there were no ruthless dictators before Nietzsche, there were. When one reads Kant, Schopenhauer, Hegel, Marx, they are cumbersome. Fascism and Nazism did not come about by sheer accident.
But for a philosopher to argue on behalf of brutality and dictatorship, to legitimize their stand using philosophical arguments! But I think in Gorfu, he has for the first time ever, found his match.
And I believe it has been accomplished. If we do violate those principles, as the church has so subtly and eloquently done for so long, it will be much to our own consternation! But the final result will be up to history.
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