Walter Kaufmann

Index of Works


Extensive Bibliography: Books, Anthologies, Translations, Edited Editions and Articles by Kaufmann; I am indebted to Kent Lewis for making this available.

Walter Kaufmann Bibliography

Articles by Kaufmann

Kaufmann, W. (----) Nietzsche Between Homer and Sartre: Five Treatments of the Orestes Story. Revue Internationale de Philosophie; 18: 50-73.

Kaufmann, W. (1948) Nietzsche's Admiration for Socrates. Journal of the History of Ideas, Vol. 9, No. 4, (Oct., 1948), pp. 472-491

Kaufmann, W. (1949) Goethe and the History of Ideas. Journal of the History of Ideas, Oct 49; 10: 503-516

Kaufmann, W. (1951) The Hegel Myth and Its Method.  In The Philosophical Review, Vol. 60, No. 4. (Oct., 1951), pp. 459-486.

Kaufmann, W. (1959) The Faith of a Heretic. Harper's Magazine, February 1959

Kaufmann, W. (1963) Hegel's Early Antitheological Phase. Philosophical Review. Jan 54; 63: 3-18

Kaufmann, W. (1964) Nietzsche in the Light of his Suppressed Manuscripts. Journal of the History of Philosophy. Oct 64; 2: 205-22

“The Fall: November 22, 1963,” in Of Poetry and Power: Poems Occasioned By the Presidency and By the Death of John F. Kennedy, ed. by Erwin A. Glikes and Paul Schwaber. New York : Basic Books, 1964.

Kaufmann, W. (1966) A Brief Reply (in Review) Hegel: Reinterpretation, Texts, and Commentary.  Journal of the History of Ideas, Vol. 27, No. 2. (Apr. - Jun., 1966), pp. 308-310.

Kaufmann, W. (1978) Buber's Failures and Triumph. Revue Internationale de Philosophie. 1978; 32: 441-459

Book Reviews by Kaufmann

Kaufmann, W. (1952) review of Jantz, H., Goethe's Faust as a Renaissance Man: Parallels and Prototypes. The Journal of Philosophy, Vol. 49, No. 11. (May 22, 1952), pp. 401-403

Kaufmann, W. (1952) review of Thompson, R. M., Nietzsche and Christian Ethics. The Philosophical Review, Vol. 61, No. 4. (Oct., 1952), pp. 595-599.

Kaufmann, W. (1955) review of Nietzsche, F., My Sister and I. The Philosophical Review, Vol. 64, No. 1. (Jan., 1955), pp. 152-153

Kaufmann, W. (1958) review of Schlechta, K., Friedrich Nietzsche: Werke in Drei Banden. & Lea, F. A., The Tragic Philosopher: A STudy of Friedrich Nietzsche. The Philosophical Review, Vol. 67, No. 2. (Apr., 1958), pp. 274-276

Kaufmann, W. (1960) review of Barnes, H. E., The Literature of Possibility: A Study in Humanistic Existentialism. Ethics, Vol. 70, No. 4. (Jul., 1960), pp. 332-333

Kaufmann, W. (1960) review of Leidecker, E., Nietzsche: Unpublished Letters. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, Vol. 21, No. 2. (Dec, 1960), pp. 275-276

Kaufmann, W. (1964) review of Kuhns, R. The House, the City and the Judge: The Growth of Moral Awareness in the Oresteia. The Journal of Philosophy, Vol. 61, No. 9. (Apr. 23, 1964), pp. 280-285

Kaufmann, W. (1967) review of Loewenberg, J. Hegel's Phenomenology: Dialogues on the Life of Mind. The Philosophical Review, Vol. 76, No. 3. (Jul., 1967), pp. 389-392

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