Books tagged: kierkegaard

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Knowledge Without Justification
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This work of analytic epistemology takes up the radical thesis that knowledge is just true belief. It was originally written in 1991, and bits of it appeared in major philosophy journals. The thesis has led to a wide debate within epistemology.
Reading Brother Lawrence
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,620. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011 by Hickey's Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
The Practice of the Presence of God is a classic of Christian literature, loved by Catholics and Protestants, praised by the likes of John Wesley and A.W. Tozer. During a troubled time, novelist Ken Kuhlken discovered the book helped him find some peace and promised even more if he could fully understand. Reading Brother Lawrence chronicles his search for understanding.
In vino veritas
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 31,500. Language: French. Published: April 27, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
In vino veritas fut écrit en 1844. Il s’agit d’un récit qui rapporte dans la tradition du banquet platonicien les discours de cinq convives sur l’amour, exprimant les obsessions de Kierkegaard lui-même. Dans une langue animée d’un souffle poétique profond, In vino veritas symbolise la première étape que l’homme parcourt sur le chemin de la vie intérieure.
A Celebration Of The Arts
Price: Free! Words: 16,910. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
These poems express humor, frustration, anger, and curiosity about working in the arts. John Kulm explores the topics of "What is art?" and "Why can't I make enough money at it?" He does it with references to such luminaries as Soren Kierkegaard, Robert Motherwell, and Pink.
Creative Obsession - Philosophic Life in Broad Daylight (An Apomary)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,660. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Pragmatism, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Creative Obsession is a modern apomary (an amalgam of aphorisms, apothegms and apologues) which depicts a "boiling pot" of philosophy with astonishing succinctness. The fervent protagonist of Creative Obsession is Homer Dogg, “a hardcore traveler, an honest scholar and an infatuated artist.”
Roadkill
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,050. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
A half-eaten hamburger in the middle of the road. A hungry stray dog. A speeding truck. You can probably guess how it ends. But the end is only the beginning.
Soren Kierkegaard Attacks the Church
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,270. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Leadership
A philosopher-theologian’s scholarly but highly readable book on Soren Kierkegaard, Danish “father of modern existentialism.” Chapters include: his life, his literary methods, his themes, his attack on the 1840s Danish church for “making a fool of God,” an objective life of Jesus, a summary of the first-generation church, and Kierkegaard’s message to the church in our time. Bibliography.
Emergency Meeting of the Yale University Women Philosophers Group
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Recently there has been a rash of campus sex harassment reports. Surprisingly, many have been tied to that backwater of the humanities, University Philosophy Departments, where students are taught about justice, morality and other high-minded things. When a prominent Yale University professor is implicated as a serial seducer, the women professors in the department decide they need to talk.
A Kierkegaardian Reading of David Foster Wallace
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,750. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile
A Kierkegaardian Reading of David Foster Wallace explores selected fictional works of David Foster Wallace through a critical framework developed by Kierkegaard. It seeks to highlight the similarities in their approaches to the problem of irony, as well as in their strategies for overcoming it.