Item description for Kierkegaard and the Treachery of Love (Cambridge Studies in Religion and Critical Thought) by Amy Laura Hall, Wayne Proudfoot & Jeffrey L. Stout...
This study explores Kierkegaard's description of love's treachery, difficulty, and hope, reading his Works of Love as a text that both deciphers and complicates the central books in his pseudonymous canon: Fear and Trembling, Repetition, Either/Or, and Stages on Life's Way. In all of these works, the characters are, as in real life, complex and incomplete, and the conclusions are perplexing. Amy Laura Hall argues that a spiritual void brings each text into being, and her interpretation is as much about faith as about love. She intimates answers to some of the puzzles, making a poetic contribution to ethics and the philosophy of religion.
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Studio: Cambridge University Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.06" Width: 5.96" Height: 0.49" Weight: 0.74 lbs.
Release Date Dec 1, 2010
Publisher Cambridge University Press
Series Cambridge Studies in Religion and Critical Thought
ISBN 0521893119 ISBN13 9780521893114
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More About Amy Laura Hall, Wayne Proudfoot & Jeffrey L. Stout
Amy Laura Hall is Assistant Professor of Theological Ethics at The Divinity School, Duke University.
Amy Laura Hall has an academic affiliation as follows - Duke University, North Carolina.
Amy Laura Hall has published or released items in the following series...
Cambridge Studies in Religion and Critical Thought