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ERIC Number: EJ237590
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Nov
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Nietzsche's Zarathustra as Educator.
Gordon, Haim
Journal of Philosophy of Education, v14 n2 p181-92 Nov 1980
Examines the role of Zarathustra as advocate and teacher in Friederick Nietzsche's "Thus Spoke Zarathustra" and relates Zarathustra's insights to modern education. Among Zarathustra's major characteristics are insight, ability to learn from failure, willingness to change, keen desire for knowledge, and acknowledgment of ignorance. Presents five discourses in which Zarathustra exemplifies these and other qualities. (DB)
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Language: English
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