What Is Nietzsche's Contribution To Political Thought

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Will to power and political thought
If we are to understand Nietzsche’s important contribution to political thought , we must examine the way he under stands the close link between immorality and idea of human betterment. Nietzsche as is often mentioned mistrusted a tragic worldview because he considered man in a significant ethical struggle usually ending in ruin or profound disappointment. He does not espouse a conventional morality defined by the antimony good/bad, but proposes a way of living ( an ethics) that is intended to better the human condition. However he sees this proposal as a rife with difficulties, making life as such a trial of suffering and pain and does not see an ultimate inevitable redemption for man but rather ultimate
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That is what Nietzsche refers to as the love of humanity that a great leader comes to posses by acting for the common good of a people or humanity (82)
Nietzsche was regarded an advocate of political restructuring in the field of feminism, socialism, anarchism, neo-conservatism. He was misunderstood to be a supporter of Nazism as it pursued the path of violence, cruelty, oppression to attain their goal of domination and destruction. His political perspective is vehemently reflected in The Birth of Tragedy where he shows how the Greek constructed a political identity for them.
Nietzsche believed that most contemporary politics is characterized by the absence of rule or political leadership. But we need not be provoked to reach the assumption that Nietzsche tried to justify the importance of a leader to command the people. On the contrary he deemed that the greatest danger in the contemporary world is existence of the leaders who stand aloof from the political world and instrumentally manipulate it for their own aims and ends. That the moral and ethical claims cannot provide the grounding for a society and leaders should break the barriers of slave morality to follow the strides of master morality, is a recurrent theme in Nietzsche’s opus because he argued that moral systems are based on and derive fro power relations, from politics itself. Tracy B. strong in her essay Nietzsche’s Political Misappropriation
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