Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - The New Kierkegaard by Elsebet Jegstrup

Placing Kierkegaard squarely within the current of contemporary continental philosophy, "The New Kierkegaard" reveals intriguing insights into the philosopher's work and thinking. By reading Kierkegaard deconstructively, the 13 lively essays in this volume seek a deeper understanding of his work in philosophy, religion, and aesthetics. These readings explore the breadth of Kierkegaard's thought and unfold the richness of his views on the human condition. Consideration of a broad range of themes - from irony and madness to love and experience - and texts - Either/Or, Philosophical Fragments, Works of Love, and Fear and Trembling - emphasizes the ambiguities, dialectical tensions, and open-endedness of Kierkegaard's philosophical writings. These innovative and original commentaries give Kierkegaard a fresh look and bring him into present-day discussions and debates in continental philosophy.

Buy The New Kierkegaard by Elsebet Jegstrup from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780253216236
ISBN-10: 0253216230
Format: Paperback
(235mm x 155mm x mm)
Pages: 280
Imprint: Indiana University Press
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publish Date: 16-Mar-2004
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions - The New Kierkegaard by Elsebet Jegstrup

Book Reviews - The New Kierkegaard by Elsebet Jegstrup

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about New Kierkegaard book by Elsebet Jegstrup and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Elsebet Jegstrup

Elsebet Jegstrup is Adjunct Professor of Philosophy at Elon University and formerly Associate Professor of Philosophy at Augusta State University in Augusta, Georgia.