The concept of anxiety : a simple psychologically orienting deliberation on the dogmatic issue of hereditary sin (Book, 1980) [WorldCat.org]
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The concept of anxiety : a simple psychologically orienting deliberation on the dogmatic issue of hereditary sin

Author: Søren Kierkegaard; Reidar Thomte; Albert Anderson
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©1980.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This edition replaces the earlier translation by Walter Lowrie that appeared under the title The Concept of Dread. Along with The Sickness unto Death, the work reflects from a psychological point of view Søren Kierkegaard's longstanding concern with the Socratic maxim, "Know yourself." His ontological view of the self as a synthesis of body, soul, and spirit has influenced philosophers such as Heidegger and Sartre,  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Søren Kierkegaard; Reidar Thomte; Albert Anderson
ISBN: 0691072442 9780691072449 0691020116 9780691020112
OCLC Number: 5494194
Language Note: Translation of: Begrebet angest.
Notes: Translation of Begrebet angest.
Description: xviii, 273 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Anxiety as the presupposition of hereditary sin and as explaining hereditary sin retrogressively in terms of its origin --
Anxiety as explaining hereditary sin progressively --
Anxiety as the consequence of that sin which is absence of the consciousness of sin --
Anxiety of sin or anxiety as the consequence of sin in the single individual --
Anxiety as saving through faith.
Other Titles: Begrebet angest.
Responsibility: by Søren Kierkegaard ; edited and translated with introduction and notes by Reidar Thomte, in collaboration with Albert B. Anderson.
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Describes the nature and forms of anxiety, placing the domain of anxiety within the mental-emotional states of human existence that precede the qualitative leap of faith to the spiritual state of  Read more...

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"The definitive edition of the Writings. The first volume ... indicates the scholarly value of the entire series: an introduction setting the work in the context of Kierkegaard's development; a Read more...

 
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