A Literary Review (Penguin Classics)

A Literary Review (Penguin Classics)

Soren Kierkegaard, Alastair Hannay


whereas ostensibly commenting at the paintings of a modern novelist, Kierkegaard used this evaluate as a critique of his society and age. The impact of this brief piece has been far-reaching. The apocalyptic ultimate sections are the resource for vital notions in Heidegger's Being and Time. Later readers have seized at the essay as a prophetic research of our personal time. Its options were drawn into present debates on id, dependancy, and social conformity.

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the major writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking international. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents an international bookshelf of the easiest works all through historical past and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the series to supply authoritative texts more suitable via introductions and notes through distinctive students and modern authors, in addition to up-to-date translations through award-winning translators.

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