In Philosophical Fragments the pseudonymous author Johannes Climacus explored the Concluding Unscientific Postscript to Philosophical Fragments. This chapter offers a reading of Søren Kierkegaard’s philosophical work Concluding Unscientific Postscript to ‘Philosophical Fragments’ to illuminate his ideas. Concluding Unscientific Postscript to Philosophical Fragments, Volume 1 has ratings and 14 reviews. John said: In many ways, this book is necessary w.

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Johannes Climacus has so delineated the ethico-religious life that Christianity becomes an intensification of subjectivity and its pathos. Kierkegaard strongly criticised both the Hegelianism of his time and what he saw as the empty formalities of the Church of Denmark.

An Essay in Experimental Psychologytr. Eduard Geismar was an early lecturer on the works of Soren Kierkegaard. Dude really could have used an editor. Refresh and try again. Finally broke me from slavery to the contemporary scientistic mindset.

Cambridge UPp. Carmen Camey rated it it was amazing Mar 14, Lassetter rated it really liked it Aug 11, The answer lies in existence.

Daniel Luxemburg rated it liked it Jul 20, As the Postscript fragmejts its climax, it struggles to pinpoint the distinction between true Christianity and other forms of life. Wilde says, “In the Concluding Postscript the question of “the objective problem concerning the truth of Christianity” is dealt with in the first part.


Concluding Unscientific Postscript to Philosophical Fragments, Volume 1 by Søren Kierkegaard

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. No, I had another interpretation of it. Certainly Tillich, who is often critical of Hegel, nearly always speaks in praise of Kierkegaard, and he gives such an important place in his own thinking to the category of existence that he seems at times to be travelling in the Danish thinker’s footsteps. Classical, Early, and Medieval World History: Or does it matter more that the prayer be genuine with regard to matters of “subjective” concern — i.

This chapter of human history could be headed — to parody Kierkegaard’s phrase — The object is the truth! Anything by Kierkegaard provokes a frank, Christian self-examination. And it is here that the book’s trouble begins. Jul 20, Dan Yingst rated it it was amazing Shelves: Throughout Christendom what S. But then again, isn’t it precisely covered in Pessoa’s quote that, “Men hate truth,” that we find this sort of drift away from that which is spiritual a high category of existence that Kierkegaard grounds his philosophy in so well and so lyrically and cumulative momentum for that which is quite trivial and arbitrary such as bourgeois politics, economic frivolity that results in “hidden” violence, etc.


Concluding Unscientific Postscript to Philosophical Fragments, Volume 1

tne However, unlike his other pseudonymous works, Kierkegaard attaches his name as editor to this work, showing the importance of the Postscript to Kierkegaard’s overall authorship. Monthly downloads Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart. I had a fear and unxcientific such as perhaps no one else had. Reverence for the quantum is, so to speak, the new version of the worship of the golden calf.

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I have many of his books. It discusses Christianity’s content by means of analogies which it keeps taking back, citing variations on the formula understanding is revocationn, Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

My advice to any prospective reader of Kierkegaard is: The book also philospohical a useful chronology, a well-chosen list of recommended secondary works, and helpful translator’s notes alongside the text.

Conccluding Johns Hopkins UP,pp.