Beyond Good and Evil

Structure of the work

The work consists of 296 numbered sections and an "epode" (or "aftersong") entitled "From High Mountains". The sections are organized into nine parts:

  • Part One: On the Prejudices of Philosophers
  • Part Two: The Free Spirit
  • Part Three: The Religious Essence
  • Part Four: Maxims and Interludes
  • Part Five: On the Natural History of Morals
  • Part Six: We Scholars
  • Part Seven: Our Virtues
  • Part Eight: Peoples and Fatherlands
  • Part Nine: What is Noble?

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