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OfflinePsilosomatic
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Nihilist literature.
    #4098937 - 04/26/05 03:00 PM (11 years, 7 months ago)

Can anyone here point me in the direction of some good nihilist literature/writer?

Fictional nihilistic writers (such as the author of 'Fight Club') or modern-day (late 20th century-21st century) nihilistic 'theory' writers are my preference, but early writers are also welcome (such as Bakunin).

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Re: Nihilist literature. [Re: Psilosomatic]
    #4098944 - 04/26/05 03:02 PM (11 years, 7 months ago)



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Re: Nihilist literature. [Re: Psilosomatic]
    #4099115 - 04/26/05 03:35 PM (11 years, 7 months ago)

You can't really put philosophers in a category, and to my knowledge there are no purely Nihilistic philosophers, but some that have Nihilistic undertones or beliefs are Nietzsche, Gorgias, Immanuel Kant to a lesser extent, and Max Stirner. There are many more, but I can't think of them. :wink:


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Re: Nihilist literature. [Re: Ravus]
    #4099137 - 04/26/05 03:41 PM (11 years, 7 months ago)

^^Also there are no purely nihilstic philosophers because nihilism is anti-philosophy  :smirk:


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Re: Nihilist literature. [Re: Psilosomatic]
    #4099150 - 04/26/05 03:43 PM (11 years, 7 months ago)

Their are no purely much of anything as absolution is anything but pure... belongs in another thread though.


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"Their is one overriding question that concerns us all: How can we get out of the fatal groove we are in, the one that is leading towards the brink?" Albert Szent-Gyorgyi
"We may not be capable of eradicating the corruption of reason, but we must nevertheless counter it at every instance and with every means." Dan Agin
"Politics is the best religion and politicians are the worst followers."
-It's ok to trip as long as you don't fall.
-Substance over Style.
-Common sense is uncommon.


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Re: Nihilist literature. [Re: Psychoactive1984]
    #4099708 - 04/26/05 06:35 PM (11 years, 7 months ago)

Chuck Pahlaniuk (author of fight club) is considered more of an existentialist author than nihilist overtones....btw.


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