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Philosopher of the heart : the restless life of Søren Kierkegaard / Clare Carlisle.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780374231187
  • ISBN: 0374231184
  • Physical Description: xx, 339 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2020.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-319) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The life of Soren Kierkegaard: key events and major publications -- May 1843: return journey. Living the question of existence ; 'My regine!' ; In defiance of pseudo-philosophers ; Following Abraham home -- 1848-1812: life understood backwards. Learning to be human: lesson one ; 'Come unto me' ; Aesthetic education; Living without a life-view ; The Socrates of Christendom ; Repetition: a new philosophy of life ; How to be anxious ; Life's labyrinth -- 1849-1855: life lived forwards. At odds with the world ; 'This is how it is with me' ; The last battle -- Kierkegaard's afterlife.
Summary, etc.:
"Clare Carlisle's innovative and moving biography writes Kierkegaard's remarkable life as far as possible from his own perspective, conveying what it was like to be this Socrates of Christendom"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Kierkegaard, Søren, 1813-1855.
Kierkegaard, Søren, 1813-1855.
Kierkegaard, Søren, 1813-1855.
Philosophers > Denmark > Biography.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Philosophers.
PHILOSOPHY / Individual Philosophers.
Philosophers.
Denmark.
Genre: Biographies.
Biographies.