Kierkegaard, Communication, and Virtue: Authorship as by Mark A. Tietjen

By Mark A. Tietjen

In distinction to fresh postmodern and deconstructionist readings, Mark A. Tietjen believes that the aim at the back of Kierkegaard's writings is the ethical and spiritual development of the reader. Tietjen defends Kierkegaard opposed to claims that yes good points of his works, comparable to pseudonymity, oblique conversation, irony, and satire are self-deceived or deceitful. Kierkegaard, verbal exchange, and advantage unearths how they're at once with regards to the virtues or ethical concerns being mentioned. in reality, Tietjen argues, the style of presentation is a serious part of the philosophical message being conveyed. examining widely in Kierkegaard’s writings, he develops a hermeneutics of belief that totally illustrates Kierkegaard’s goal to rouse religion in his reader.

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