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The Philosophy of Kierkegaard (Continental European Philosophy)

by George Pattison

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Published by McGill-Queen"s University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criticism,
  • History & Surveys - 19th Century,
  • Movements - Existentialism,
  • Philosophy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages205
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8079536M
    ISBN 100773529861
    ISBN 109780773529861

      A collection of books and writings by Søren Kierkegaard. Søren Kierkegaard was the first existentialist philosopher, sharp and clear, ironic and down to earth at the same time. His writings can be hard to comprehend. I have been reading some of his books as they were written, in Danish, and I can imagine that translators must have had a hard job. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for A Confusion of the Spheres: Kierkegaard and Wittgenstein on Philosophy and Religion by Genia Schönbaumsfeld (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

    SØREN KIERKEGAARD: SUMMARY OF IMPORTANT IDEAS. 1. Generally considered the first relatively modern "existentialist" (if we do not consider existential currents in ancient Greek thought, Zen, etc.) 2. In K's view, truth is found through subjectivity, through our individual, unique apprehension of . The work with the greatest impact, and therefore most important in one conception of the term, is Fear and Trembling, as many commenters have noted. It contains ideas such as the leap that is faith, the knights of infinite resignation and faith, t.

    Kierkegaard published his first major book, Either/Or, in and his last, The Changelessness of God, in , the year of his death. Between these two books, Kierkegaard produced over 30 volumes of philosophy, theology, and criticism. Sartre played an important role in canonizing Kierkegaard as one of the forerunners of existentialism. The articles in this volume feature figures from the French, German, Spanish and Russian traditions of existentialism. They examine the use of Kierkegaard by the .


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The Philosophy of Kierkegaard (Continental European Philosophy) by George Pattison Download PDF EPUB FB2

Strawser’s phenomenological exploration of love in the writings of Søren Kierkegaard offers valuable insights into the philosopher’s life’s work Strawser’s book is an approachable and engaging discussion that conveys the relevance of Kierkegaard for a contemporary world very much in need of more love.

(Reading Religion)Format: Paperback. “Will restore your faith in celebrity, philosophy, life itself.” —Miami New Times “The amusing Kim Kierkegaardashian mashes up the anguished writings of Søren Kierkegaard with the daffy public statements of Kim Kardashian The joke is in the knowing collision of antique and contemporary, high and low culture.” —New York Times/5(10).

The Routledge Philosophy Guidebook to Kierkegaard and Fear and Trembling examines the major themes that arise in this classic work of religious and existential philosophy. It also explores the broader aspects of Kierkegaard's influence on philosophy as a whole/5(4).

This book, written in beautiful and lucid prose by one of the world's leading Kierkegaard scholars, takes us into the turbulent heart of Kierkegaard's life and philosophy. He belongs to that first generation of philosophers which is self-consciously modern as they tried to cope with the upheaval of industrialisation, the increasing power of the nation state and state churches, and the terrible urgency of urban /5(20).

The most important of these is what it is to be a self or person and what might be the best form of life for a self thus constituted.

Pattison shows that the challenge of self-knowledge in an age of moral and intellectual uncertainty lies at the heart of Kierkegaard's writings and his ideas have much to offer contemporary by: The existentialist philosophy of Soëren Kierkegaard Among the essential works of Kierkegaard, the Danish existentialist philosopher wrote: – The Alternative () – Fear and Trembling ().

If you want Kierkegaard's philosophy on the topic of living, I think Either/Or is your best bet. In it, Kierkegaard contrasts the aesthetic life and the ethical life. It's not straight forward by any means but each section is written from the perspective of that life in which they embody.

Brilliantly synthesizing human insights with Christian dogma, Soren Kierkegaard presented, inThe Concept of Anxiety as a landmark "psychological deliberation," suggesting that our only hope in overcoming anxiety was not through "powder and pills" but by embracing it with open arms.

While Kierkegaard's Danish prose is surprisingly rich, previous translations—the most recent in. hen Søren Kierkegaard wrote: “It is quite true what philosophy says, that life must be understood backward. But then one forgets the other principle, that it must be lived forward”, he was. The Book on Adler (subtitle: The Religious Confusion of the Present Age, Illustrated by Magister Adler as a Phenomenon, A Mimical Monograph) is a work by the Danish philosopher Søren Kierkegaard, written during his second authorship, and was published posthumously in Author: Søren Kierkegaard.

The book left me thoroughly confused although I am not sure if this is the impression the Kierkegaard's philosophy, personality or the effect of the book format. It is possible that had I read more I could understand what Kierkegaard tried to say better and how it can be applied to the life's serious questions/5.

Søren Kierkegaard was a 19 th century Danish philosopher who many consider both the father of the philosophical school of thought called Existentialism and one of the great Christian theological thinkers of the past two hundred years.

Kierkegaard’s philosophy broke free of the ideas of St. Thomas Aquinas, who tried to balance faith and reason, to instead insist that faith and reason were Reviews: 5. • Philosopher of the Heart: The Restless Life of Søren Kierkegaard is published by Allen Lane (£25).

To order a copy go to or call Free UK p&p over £15, online orders only. The Radical Philosophy of Søren Kierkegaard. posted by Zuzana IHNATOVA April 9, 5 min read Views.

Explore the ideas behind writing the newly published book The Radical Philosophy of Søren Kierkegard by Saitya Brata Das. Søren Kierkegaard. It is difficult to read Kierkegaard, not to speak of writing about him. This page features a growing list of Free Philosophy eBooks, presenting essential works by Aristotle, Hegel, Kant, Nietzsche, Wittgenstein and many other philosophers.

Kierkegaard, Søren - Fear and Trembling Ludwig - The Blue Book Read Online Now. From a general summary to chapter summaries to explanations of famous quotes, the SparkNotes Søren Kierkegaard (–) Study Guide has everything you need to ace quizzes, tests, and essays.

Kierkegaard wrote the book under a series of false names, or pseudonyms. The book has two parts: the first deals with the aesthetic, a word that Kierkegaard uses to denote personal, sensory experiences.

The second part of Either/Or deals with ethics. In this part Kierkegaard discusses the merits of a social and morally proper life. Clare Carlisle is a Reader in Philosophy and Theology at King's College London. She is the author of multiple books on Kierkegaard, most recently the new biography Philosopher of the Heart: The Restless Life of Søren Kierkegaard (Penguin, ), one book on habit, and the first English translation of Félix Ravaisson’s De l’habitude.

After the first article on Kierkegaard (Kierkegaard’s Philosophy), we will publish three sections to his philosophy of life stages, starting of course with the aesthetic stage. The aesthetic stage is the stage of immediate life. This life is based on the lyricism and imagination, as embodied his character (Johannes) in the Journal of the Seducer.

This first new translation of Kierkegaard's masterwork in a generation brings an essential work of modern philosophy to vivid life. While the majority of Kierkegaard's work leading up to The Concept of Anxiety dealt with the intersection of faith and knowledge, here the renowned Danish philosopher turns to the perennial question of sin and guilt.

First published inthis concise treatise identified - long before. In Kierkegaard's writings one can find a rich array of concepts such as anxiety, despair, freedom, sin, the crowd, and sickness that all came to be standard motifs in existentialist literature.

The articles feature figures from French, German, Spanish and Russian traditions of existentialism. I get asked this question a lot by my students, and although it seems like a fairly straightforward question to answer, it's not, because of how Kierkegaard wrote.

I mean that in two ways. First, he wrote in different “modes” or styles: there are.Søren Kierkegaard's philosophy has been a major influence in the development of 20th-century philosophy, especially existentialism and gaard was a 19th-century Danish philosopher who has been called the "Father of Existentialism".

His philosophy also influenced the development of existential psychology. Kierkegaard criticized aspects of the philosophical systems .