Nietzscheism


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Nietzscheism

the philosophy of Nietzsche, especially its emphasis on the will to power as the chief motivating force of both the individual and society. Also called Nietzscheanism. — Nietzschean, n., adj.
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Although I will not argue that Darwish writes the poem of Bachelardism, Heideggerism, Nietzscheism or Deleuzism, I will argue that, as a "half philosopher," his metaphor allows the reader to construct traces of some of the arguments of those thinkers.
At the same time, Mencken sought to arm Nietzscheism with the Darwinian weapons of the struggle for existence and the law of natural selection, which he hoped would provide the liberating force for his aristocracy of iconoclasts.
Likewise, his hostile posture vis-a-vis the new religious consciousness and the Nietzscheism of the symbolist movement and the avant-garde turned him against reinterpretations of Pushkin, through their special blend of protean aesthetics, mild Satanism, and paganism (as represented by Briusov, Blok, Belyi, or Ivanov).