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Against this tendency toward "sleepfullness" Nietzsche will oppose a kind of thinking that "is wakefullness itself" by standing truth on her head and supporting a perspectivalist philosophy.
I'd like to kick ball of "truth" around a bit here, if I may. In typical Nietzsche fashion, I think he began the cycle of what I consider his most important two books (BG&E and GM) with his own answer to the final question posed: does "truth" exist and if so what is it's value.
So what if truth is a woman? Does that mean that if you get truth drunk, you can have your way with her? What is the connection between N's idea of truth and his idea of "free will", or the will to power, more generally?
standing truth on her head and supporting a perspectivalist philosophy.
So, it can be argued that he thought that truth cannot be known, or, even better, that it would be better to ignore truth (see BG&E 24).
Still, and this is my point, the actual target of N's arguments is the will to truth, not truth in itself.
The reason why women did not need to study the Talmud
because women were born wise
men had to study.
This is just "Man" and "Woman" used symbolically.