Introduction: Adorno's Nietzsche
1. The Bildungsroman of Reason and the Rational Project of Modernity
2. Writing History: Nietzsche, Foucault, and Genealogy
3. The Critique of Metaphysics and the Ideological Moments of Rationality
4. Wagner's Aesthetics as the Origin of Totalitarianism or the Advantages and Disadvantages of Decadence for Wagner
Excursus: The Critiques of Bildung
5. Heresy of the Mind: Essays and Aphorisms
Conclusion: "Why I Write Such Good Books"