Excursions with Kierkegaard

others, goods, death, and final faith
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Continuum , New York
StatementEdward F. Mooney
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LC ClassificationsB4377 .M655 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL25376436M
ISBN 139781441190345, 9781441146328
LC Control Number2012022572

About Excursions with Kierkegaard Noted Kierkegaard scholar Edward Mooney guides the reader through the major themes of the Danish philosopher's life and thought. Each chapter frames a striking issue, usually encapsulated in a short passage from. Excursions with Kierkegaard: Others, Goods, Death, and Final Faith: Mooney, Edward F.: : Books.

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Each chapter frames a striking issue, usually encapsulated in a short passage from Kierkegaard, and pursues it directly and deeply. Kierkegaard speaks to our Pages:   Excursions with Kierkegaard: Others, Goods, Death, and Final Faith - Kindle edition by Mooney, Edward F.

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Excursions with Kierkegaard: others, goods, death, and final faith. Kierkegaard, Søren, Mooney, Edward F., Kierkegaard, Søren.

Noted Kierkegaard scholar Edward Mooney guides the reader through the major themes of the Danish philosopher's life and thought. Each chapter frames a striking issue, usually encapsulated in a short passage from Kierkegaard, and pursues it directly and deeply.

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This book is a free-flowing series of reflections on major themes in Ki erkegaard's works, especially Repetition and Postscript, on which Mooney has recently. Title: Excursions with Kierkegaard: Others, Goods, Death, and Final Faith; Author: Edward F. Mooney; Publisher: Bloomsbury; Print Publication Date: ; Logos Release Date: ; Pages: ; Language: EnglishResources: 1; Format: Digital › Logos Research Edition; Subject: Kierkegaard, Søren, ISBNs:, Excursions with Kierkegaard: Others, Goods, Death, and Final Faith.

Edward F. Mooney, Excursions with Kierkegaard: Others, Goods, Death, Excursions with Kierkegaard book Final Faith, Bloomsbury,pp., $ (pbk), ISBN Once upon a time, there was a wildly popular "school" of thought called "existentialism." Ordinary educated persons read works of existential writing and attended plays by.

Soren Kierkegaard was regarded as the first existentialist philosopher, where existentialism meant the shared belief that philosophical ideology and thinking began with the human subject and not the other way around.

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He was also a widely regarded Danish poet, philosopher and religious author who wrote several path-breaking books such as Repetition, The Concept of Anxiety, and Stages on Life. The book begins with a dinner party that echoes the dinner party in Plato’s Symposium, where a group of men stay up all night drinking and talking about love.

Kierkegaard’s pseudonyms get together for a dinner party and stay up all night talking about women. This is the first scene of the book. Excursions with Kierkegaard: Others, Goods, Death, and Final Faith eBook: Edward F.

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Bloomsbury Academic pages $ B Mooney (philosophy and religion, Syracuse U.) presents ten essays representing some of his recent writings on the work of Danish philosopher Soren Kierkegaard (). Excursions with Kierkegaard: Others, Goods, Death, and Final Faith, by Edward Mooney (Bloomsbury Publishing, ) The Ethical in Kierkegaard and Levinas, by Michael R.

Paradiso-Michau (Continuum, Dec. Get this from a library. Excursions with Kierkegaard: others, goods, death, and final faith. [Edward F Mooney]. Encounters with Kierkegaard is a collection of every known eyewitness account of the great Danish thinker. Through many sharp observations of family members, friends and acquaintances, supporters and opponents, the life story of this elusive and remarkable figure comes into focus, offering a rare portrait of Kierkegaard the man/5(4).

The Book on Adler: The book on Adler was seemed more cohesive and easier to follow. In this Kierkegaard discusses his meeting with Adler, a man who apparently claimed to have a special revelation from Jesus, where Jesus appeared to him and gave him a special message, from that Adler wrote several book (even publishing 4 at once).Reviews: Cambridge Core - Theology - Kierkegaard's Fear and Trembling - edited by Daniel Conway.

this book offers a fresh set of interpretations of Fear and Trembling, which remains Kierkegaard's most influential and popular book. Excursions with Kierkegaard: Others, Goods, Death, and Final Faith. Excursions with Kierkegaard: Others, Goods, Death, and Final Noted Kierkegaard scholar Edward Mooney guides the reader through the major themes of the Danish philosopher's life and thought.

Each chapter frames a striking issue, usually encapsulated in a short passage from Kierkegaard, and pursues it directly and deeply. Soren Kierkegaard was an interesting man.

A Danish philosopher, he is often considered the first existentialist (though yes, existentialism is much older than Kierkegaard), as well as a theologian and social critic.

His works deal with faith, ethical life, repetition, choice, despair, and everything else related to living as an individual. This was a good book that encapsulates Kierkegaard perhaps like no other.

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Very thorough. I take away a star for two reasons: 1 - I thought some of the images were inappropriate. 2 - The author seemed fixed on the idea that Kierkegaard's faith was plagued by sorrow and guilt.

I cannot agree. Many of Kierkegaard's writings are triumphant and joyful/5(64). 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, Isaac.

Kierkegaard. kierkegaard's either/or which i first read in the german translation (possibly a little closer to the danish original) is a first rate philosophical excursion that, much like many of the works of nietzsche, is also a first rate literary pleasure.

it is only reluctantly that i call this book "non-fiction". if. This book is a collection of excerpts from the works of Søren Kierkegaard. One minute he's talking about Ladies fashion and how that allows his character to be in control of women, and the next minute he is talking about theological implications of philosophical thought.

Kierkegaard was an interesting person through his writings/5(47). Kierkegaard’s direct assault began in with a book bearing the remarkable title Concluding Unscientific Postscript to the Philosophical Fragments. A Mimic-Pathetic-Dialectic Composition, an Existential Contribution. The philosophy of Søren Kierkegaard has been a major influence in the development of 20th-century philosophy, especially existentialism and postmodernism.

Søren Kierkegaard was a 19th-century Danish philosopher who has been labeled by many as the "Father of Existentialism", although there are some in the field who express doubt in labeling him an existentialist to begin with.

Buy a cheap copy of Enten-Eller book by Søren Kierkegaard. Rear cover notes: Soren Kierkegaard, the nineteenth-century Danish philosopher rediscovered in the twentieth century, is a major influence in contemporary Free shipping over $   By bringing Thoreau into conversation with such thinkers as Marx and Kierkegaard, Mooney reveals challenges in Thoreau's writings that have still not been sufficiently addressed.

Excursions with Thoreau is beautifully written and will be indispensable for Reviews: 2. In my estimation, Evans’s discussion of these errant forms of spirituality, paired with his ensuing discussion of Kierkegaard’s view of natural knowledge of God, is worth the price of the book. Fear and Trembling and The Sickness Unto Death established Kierkegaard as the father of existentialism and have come to define his contribution to philosophy.

Lowrie's translation, first published in and later revised, was the first in English, and it has introduced hundreds of thousands of readers to Kierkegaard's thought.

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Søren Aabye Kierkegaard (/ ˈ s ɒr ə n ˈ k ɪər k ə ɡ ɑːr d / SORR-ən KEER-kə-gard, also US: /-ɡ ɔːr /-⁠gor; Danish: [ˈsœːɐn ˈkʰiɐ̯kəˌkɒˀ] (); 5 May – 11 November ) 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. Get this from a library! Kierkegaard's Fear and trembling: a critical guide.

[Daniel W Conway;] -- Featuring new, original essays on Fear and Trembling, this collection casts new interpretive light on Kierkegaard's most influential work.Shortly after his father died (August, ), Kierkegaard issued his first book: From the Papers of One Still Living, the title of which indicated his surprise at surviving his father.

This satirical analysis of Hans Christian Andersen and the esthetic view of life was his first attempt to settle accounts with the principles which had governed.Excursions with Thoreau is a major new exploration of Thoreau's writing and thought that is philosophical yet sensitive to the literary and religious.

Edward F. Mooney's excursions through passages from Walden, Cape Cod, and his late essay “Walking” reveal Thoreau as a miraculous writer, artist, and religious adept. Of course Thoreau remains the familiar political activist and.