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Ideas of John Richardson, by Text

[American, fl. 2002, Professor at New York University.]

2002 Nietzsche's System
Intro p.3 Metaphysics aims at the essence of things, and a system to show how this explains other truths
Intro p.7 Metaphysics generalises the data, to get at the ontology
Intro p.7 Metaphysics needs systems, because analysis just obsesses over details
112 p.173 A mind that could see cause and effect as a continuum would deny cause and effect
966 p.506 Humans dominate because, unlike other animals, they have a synthesis of conflicting drives