Nietzsche, Feminism and Political Theory
By Paul Patton
Routledge – 1993 – 264 pages
Are you visiting women? Do not forget your whip!'
'Thus Spoke Zarathustra
'the democratic movement is…a form assumed by man in decay'
Beyond Good and Evil
Nietzsche's views on women and politics have long been the most embarrassing aspects of his thought. Why then has the work of Nietzsche aroused so much interest in recent years from feminist theorists and political philosophers?
In answer, this collection comprises twelve outsanding essays on Mietzsche 's work to current debates in feminist and political theory, It is the first to focus on the way in which Nietzche has become an essential point of reference for postmodern ehtical and political thought.