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Kierkegaard and Freedom

Kierkegaard and Freedom

by J. Giles
     
 
Kierkegaard and Freedom is a critical exploration of the ideas of Kierkegaard on the various problems surrounding the issue of human freedom. Kierkegaard's views here have been largely ignored by modern English-speaking philosophers. Through the combined efforts of eleven philosophers and scholars this book enndeavours to fill the gap by giving a clear presentation of

Overview

Kierkegaard and Freedom is a critical exploration of the ideas of Kierkegaard on the various problems surrounding the issue of human freedom. Kierkegaard's views here have been largely ignored by modern English-speaking philosophers. Through the combined efforts of eleven philosophers and scholars this book enndeavours to fill the gap by giving a clear presentation of Kierkegaard's position on such things as radical choice, autonomy, freedom and anxiety, necessity and fate, and self-deception, all the while critically assessing his contributions to one of philosophy's most perplexing problems.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780333794111
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date:
01/06/2001
Edition description:
2000
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.35(d)

Meet the Author

DAVID CAMPBELL Lecturer in Philosophy, Glasgow University
JORG DISSE Acting Professor of Philosophy, University of Lucerne, Switzerland
MICHELLE KOSCH Postdoctoral Fellow, Soren Kierkegaard Research Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark
POUL LÜBCKE Lecturer in Philosophy, University of Copenhagen
GEORGE PATTISON Dean of Chapel, King's College, Cambridge
D.Z. PHILLIPS Rush Rhees Professor, University of Wales, Swansea
PETER ROGERS PhD Student, Lancaster University
ANTHONY RUDD Lecturer in Philosophy, University of Hertfordshire
JULIA WATKIN Lecturer in Philosophy, University of Tasmania
MICHAEL WESTON Lecturer in Philosophy, University of Essex

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