Repetition and Philosophical Crumbs (Oxford World's Classics)

Repetition and Philosophical Crumbs (Oxford World's Classics)

Soren Kierkegaard, M.G. Piety, Edward F. Mooney

"The love of repetition is honestly the single satisfied love." So says Constantine Constantius at the first web page of Kierkegaard's Repetition. existence itself, in response to Kierkegaard's pseudonymous narrator, is a repetition, and during this witty, playful paintings Constantius explores the character of affection and happiness, the passing of time and the significance of relocating ahead (and backward). The sarcastically entitled Philosophical Crumbs pursues the research of religion and love and their demanding dating with cause. Written just a 12 months aside, those brief works are an ideal creation to Kierkegaard's philosophy: playful and profound, they discover notions of affection and time, selfhood and Christianity, and pave the way in which for his later significant works. those are the 1st English translations to express either the philosophical precision of the originals and their literary caliber. Edward F. Mooney's creation deftly publications the reader via Kierkegaard's key arguments and ideas, whereas priceless notes determine references and allusions and make clear problems within the texts.

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