The Resource Kierkegaard's analysis of radical evil, David Roberts

Kierkegaard's analysis of radical evil, David Roberts

Label
Kierkegaard's analysis of radical evil
Title
Kierkegaard's analysis of radical evil
Statement of responsibility
David Roberts
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
For thousands of years philosophers and theologians have grappled with the problem of evil. Traditionally, evil has been seen as a weakness of sorts: the evil person is either ignorant, or weak-willed. But in the most horrifying acts of evil, the perpetrators are resolute, deliberate, and well aware of the pain they are causing. Here David Roberts painstakingly details the matrix of issues that evolved into Kierkegaard's own solution. Kierkegaard's psychological understanding of evil is that it arises out of despair - a despair that can become so vehement and ferocious that it lashes out at ex
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
170/.92
Index
index present
LC call number
B4378.E8
LC item number
R63 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Continuum studies in philosophy
Label
Kierkegaard's analysis of radical evil, David Roberts
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-156) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An historical introduction : Kant and Schelling on radical evil -- The struggle of self-becoming : spiritless self-evasion -- The despair of the aesthetic stage of existence -- Ethical self-choice -- The final movement toward defiance : infinite resignation -- Defiance : the essence of radical evil
Control code
ocn290596148
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 162 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826486820
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b24187884
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)290596148
  • pebcs0826486827

Library Locations

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