A Companion to Kierkegaard

by Jon Stewart

Publisher: Wiley

Series: Blackwell Companions to Philosophy

Publication Date: May 18, 2016

ISBN: 9781118783573

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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Jon Stewart, one of the world’s leading experts on the work of Søren Kierkegaard, has here compiled the most comprehensive single-volume overview of Kierkegaard studies currently available.

  • Includes contributions from an international array of Kierkegaard scholars from across the disciplines
  • Covers all of the major disciplines within the broad field of Kierkegaard research, including philosophy; theology and religious studies; aesthetics, the arts and literary theory; and social sciences and politics
  • Elucidates Kierkegaard’s contribution to each of these areas through examining the sources he drew upon, charting the reception of his ideas, and analyzing his unique conceptual insights into each topic
  • Demystifies the complex field of Kierkegaard studies creating an accessible entry-point into his thought and writings for readers new to his work