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Søren Kierkegaard, the Danish philosopher.

Peter Preisler Rohde

Søren Kierkegaard, the Danish philosopher.

by Peter Preisler Rohde

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Published by Press Department of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs in Copenhagen .
Written in English

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  • Kierkegaard, Søren, -- 1813-1855.

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    Open LibraryOL20886261M

      Søren Kierkegaard, the influential 19th-century Danish philosopher, has been the subject of many excellent biographies. But none, until Clare Carlisle’s new biography, Philosopher of the Heart, have considered so seriously, and with such depth and eloquence, the issue that surely would have most interested Kierkegaard himself: what it feels like to live the question of existence, the Author: Literary Hub. Søren Kierkegaard, the nineteenth-century Danish philosopher rediscovered in the twentieth century, is a major influence in contemporary philosophy, religion, and literature. He regarded Either/Or as the beginning of his authorship Read More View Book Add to Cart.

    Books by Danish philosopher Søren Kierkegaard aren’t likely on many readers’ nightstands these days. After all, titles such as Concluding Unscientific Postscript, Repetition and The Concept of Anxiety don’t exactly inspire a desire to dig deeper into their contents (even though the latter title sounds at least like it might be fitting for our unsettling times.).   Clare Carlisle’s wonderful new biography of Søren Kierkegaard is not an easy read. If you are simply looking for the facts of Kierkegaard’s life, Alas­tair Hannay’s Kierkegaard: A Biography or Stephen Backhouse’s Kierkegaard: A Single Life might be better choices. Then again, there was nothing easy about Kierkegaard.

      W 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. 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.


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Søren Kierkegaard, the Danish philosopher by Peter Preisler Rohde Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Danish philosopher, theologian, and author Søren Kierkegaard is widely considered to be one of the most important and wide-ranging religious thinkers of the modern age. He is known as the father of existentialism, but his work was also influential on theories of modernism, theology, Western culture, church politics, and the Christian faith.

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 /5.

The Dane Søren Kierkegaard is one of the 19th century’s heralds of modernism in philosophy. A Christian with an ambivalent, ultimately antagonistic relationship to Author: Rob Doyle.

Søren Kierkegaard was a Danish philosopher and writer. He was born in and died inand did most of his writing in the s and 50s. Now he’s often thought of as the father of existentialist thought, but he’s really much more than that.

"Søren Kierkegaard, the Danish philosopher, is a major influence in contemporary existentialist philosophy. In his work he dealt with three levels of existence -- the aesthetic, ethical and religious -- and the first two of these were his primary concern in this first great work.

It appears pseudonymously, purporting to contain the papers of two men. Søren Aabye Kierkegaard was a noted Danish philosopher, theologian and religious writer. He was born in the early nineteenth century into a family of Jutlandish descent. As a child, he was immensely influenced by his father, a devout Lutheran Christian suffering from a “burden of guilt.”.

Nationality Danish Description. Søren Aabye Kierkegaard (SORR-ən KEER-kə-gard; Danish: [ˈsɶːɐ̯n̩ ˈkiɐ̯ɡəɡɒːˀ] (listen); 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.

Søren Aabye Kierkegaard ( - ) was a 19th Century Danish philosopher and theologian. Although relatively isolated during his life, he became extremely influential once his works were translated into German after his death.

Sometimes dubbed "the father of Existentialism", his works represent a reaction against the dominant Hegelian philosophy of the day (and against the state church in. "Praise for the orignial, Danish edition: "Seven hundred extraordinarily exciting pages Joakim Garff's book about Søren Kierkegaard is not just a biography.

It is a well thought-out synthesis of Kierkegaard's life and writings so exceptional so concrete and rich with perspectives, that it has no equal in literature/5(21). • 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. Books Philosopher of the Heart: The Restless Life of Søren Kierkegaard by Clare Carlisle Roger Caldwell judges the soul-bruised life of Søren Kierkegaard.

Søren Kierkegaard () famously declared that while we can only understand life backwards, we can only live it forwards. One of mine is the Danish philosopher and theologian Søren Kierkegaard. amount of scholarship focusing on Kierkegaard the Philosopher.

And over the past decade or so, the theme of Kierkegaard. 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. Acta Kierkegaardiana. Acta Kierkegaardiana is a specialist multi-volume book project devoted to exploring the work and thought of the nineteenth century Danish philosopher, theologian, and literary genius, Søren Kierkegaard The aim of Acta Kierkegaardiana is to enrich our understanding of Kierkegaard in relation to his cultural and historical context, while also exploring how his ideas.

Until his death, inat the age of forty-two, Kierkegaard lived off his inheritance and produced a stream of unclassifiable books—hybrids of philosophy, autobiography, fiction, and sermon. That quote is Clare Carlisle’s, from her biography Philosopher of the Heart: The Restless Life of Søren Kierkegaard; the “new philosophical style” was existentialism.

Kierkegaard wrote often of love, even as his work had its origins in grief. Bywhen he turned twenty-one. Søren Aabye Kierkegaard, – CE, was a Danish philosopher, theologian, poet, and social critic who is considered to be the first existentialist philosopher in history.

Kierkegaard’s work focused mostly on Christian ethics, the institution of the Church, and the differences between logic and the attempt to find factual, objective. Søren Aabye 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, displaying a fondness for metaphor, irony and parables. Søren Kierkegaard (), Danish philosopher and author Søren Kierkegaard was born on May 5, in Copenhagen.

He was the youngest child of seven, born to parents of Jutlandish descent. He sometimes called himself a child of old age because his mother. 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. Philosopher of the Heart is the groundbreaking biography of renowned existentialist Søren Kierkegaard’s life and creativity, and a searching exploration of how to be a human being in the world.

Søren Kierkegaard is one of the most passionate and challenging of all modern philosophers, and is often regarded as the founder of existentialism. Søren 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, displaying a fondness for metaphor, irony and : Blackmore Dennett.Søren Aabye Kierkegaard was a prolific 19th century Danish philosopher and theologian.

Kierkegaard strongly criticised both the Hegelianism of his time and what he saw as the empty formalities of the Church of Denmark/5.