Kierkegaard a guide for the perplexed by Clare Carlisle

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Published by Continuum in London .

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  • Kierkegaard, Søren, -- 1813-1855

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 158-163) and index.

Book details

StatementClare Carlisle.
SeriesGuides for the perplexed
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LC ClassificationsB4377 .C3139 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 134 p. ;
Number of Pages134
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22743222M
ISBN 10082648610X, 0826486118
ISBN 109780826486110, 9780826486103

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Kierkegaard's infamous and hugely influential philosophical work on faith, choice and sacrifice. In Fear and Trembling Kierkegaard, writing under the pseudonym Johannes de silentio, expounds his Kierkegaard book view of religion through the scene in Genesis in which Abraham prepares to kill his son at God's command.

Kierkegaard believed Abraham's unreserved obedience to be the essential. Looking for books by Søren Kierkegaard.

See all books authored by Søren Kierkegaard, including Temor Y Temblor, and Watch for the Light: Readings for Advent and Christmas, and more on Dr. Clare Carlisle is a Reader in Kierkegaard book 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. Oh, there is so much to unpack in this question and I’m happy for the A2A.

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It is the individual's right, Author: Søren Kierkegaard. Kierkegaard chose a variation of this path. What he created were books by imaginary authors who spoke in their own voice, could comment on each others’ works and were selected from the different kinds of humanity.

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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. Summary. Kierkegaard wrote Either/Or soon after receiving his doctorate and breaking his engagement with Regine is his first major work and remains one of his most widely read.

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.

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The book is written under a pseudonym, Johannes de silentio, who discusses the biblical story of Abraham's obedient response to God's command to sacrifice his only son, : Clare Carlisle. The book presents generous selections from all of Kierkegaard's landmark works, including Either/Or, Fear and Trembling, Works of Love, and The Sickness unto Death, and draws new attention to a host of such lesser-known writings as Three Discourses on Imagined Occasions and The Lily of the Field and the Bird of the Air.

The selections are /5(4). Sartre played an important role in canonizing Kierkegaard as one of the forerunners of existentialism.

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Everyone is suggesting Either/Or, and indeed it's a provocative book, but I think one is liable to misunderstand the point of the book, and Kierkegaard generally, if one hasn't read Purity. Former secretary-treasurer of the Søren Kierkegaard Society, Tietjen is the author of Kierkegaard, Communication, and Virtue: Authorship as Edification, and his articles have appeared in a variety of journals and books, including Faith and Philosophy, International Philosophical Quarterly, and the Journal of Psychology and Christianity.

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He is co-editor of the Cambridge Companion to Kierkegaard and has /5(17). Kierkegaard's Writings, XXIV, Volume The Book on Adler Søren Kierkegaard Kierkegaard was driven to write The Book on Adler after news spread that a Danish pastor, Adolph P.

Adler, claimed to have experienced a revelation in which Christ dictated a new doctrine. The ironic pen-name Kierkegaard uses should be more than enough warning that things aren't necessarily what they seem, so if anyone tells you what this book is about, or what Kierkegaard intended, I suggest you take it with a grain of salt, read this book, and decide for ts of Kierkegaard will tell you the meaning of this book in terms of his personal life; philosophers will 5/5(5).

Søren Kierkegaard, in full Søren Aabye Kierkegaard, (born May 5,Copenhagen, Den.—died Nov. 11,Copenhagen), Danish philosopher, theologian, and cultural critic who was a major influence on existentialism and Protestant theology in the 20th century. He attacked the literary, philosophical, and ecclesiastical establishments of his day for misrepresenting the highest task of.

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Soren A. Kierkegaard is arguably one of, if not the most, prominent theological thinkers to come out of Scandinavia. In this collection of some of his most representative works, L.M. Hollander offers the reader access into the brilliant mind of the Danish philosopher and theologian.

Soren Aabye Kierkegaard () was a 19th century Danish philosopher and theologian, generally recognized as the first existentialist philosopher. Kierkegaard's first major book was this dissertation, published in This, along with many of his other books, was in conflict with Hegelianism, the dominant German philosophy of the time.

Contrary to Hegel, Kierkegaard believed in personal immortality, and that human life cannot be rationalized in the way that Hegel's system would.

S&#;ren Kierkegaard was a Danish philosopher, theologian, poet, social critic and religious author who is widely considered to be the first existentialist philosopher.

He wrote critical texts on organized religion, Christendom, morality, ethics, psychology, and the philosophy of religion, Brand: Blackmore Dennett. As an existential philosopher, Kierkegaard is precisely concerned with how we live our lives. This issue seems to be more significant to Kierkegaard than holding correct beliefs.

Given that Kierkegaard was a Christian philosopher, this might be surprising to some. Yet this perspective was useful in Kierkegaard’s time and remains so now. Kierkegaard argues that we are estranged from the source of our very being as we try to escape the moral responsibility of the self.

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Each volume is beautifully packaged with a unique type-driven design that highlights the bookmaker’s art. Kierkegaard on self, individual and individualism - summary For Kierkegaard, true individuality is called selfhood. Becoming aware of our true self is our true task and endeavor in life—it is an ethical imperative, as well as preparatory to a true religious understanding.

Kierkegaard's phrase that expresses this commitment is the leap of faith. This phrase is frequently used in other ways (i.e. as trust or taking a risk). Kierkegaard meant it in a very specific way. Truth acquired this way is; "An objective uncertainty, held fast through appropriation with the most passionate inwardness, is the truth, the.

During his short and controversial life—when he died in at the age of 42, he was in the midst of a fierce battle with the Church of Denmark—Kierkegaard wrote a staggering number of books.

Joakim Garff is Associate Professor at the Søren Kierkegaard Research Center at the University of Copenhagen. He is the author of numerous books and articles and is the coeditor of a project to publish definitive new Danish-language editions of all of Kierkegaard's writings. Søren Aabye Kierkegaard (sö´rən ôb´ü kyĕr´kəgôr), –55, Danish philosopher and religious gaard's outwardly uneventful life in Copenhagen contrasted with his intensive inner examination of self and society, which resulted in various profound writings; their dominant theme is that "truth is subjectivity.".

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