Life lessons from Kierkegaard

Life lessons from Kierkegaard

Robert Ferguson


'The tuition of lifestyles deals radical how you can aid us raid the treasure trove of human wisdom' Independent on Sunday

Soren Kierkegaard was once a Danish thinker, theologian, literary stylist and social critic. Born in 1813 in Copenhagen, his philosophical paintings addressed dwelling as a unmarried person and the significance of private selection. A famously fierce critic of the idealist thinkers of his time, he's considered as the 1st existentialist thinker. right here you'll find insights from his maximum works.

The lifestyles classes sequence from the college of lifestyles takes a very good philosopher and highlights these principles such a lot correct to boring, daily dilemmas. those books emphasize ways that clever voices from the previous have urgently vital and encouraging issues to inform us.

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