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Title: Kierkegaard and the Treachery of Love. Cambridge Studies in Religion and Critical Thought 9.
Description: Cambridge University Press, (Cambridge, 2002).. 222 pp, 8vo (8 15/16" H), soft cover. "This is a major study of Kierkegaard and love. Amy Laura Hall 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. Hall argues that a spiritual void brings each text into being, and her interpretation is as much about faith as about love. In a style that is both scholarly and lyrical, she intimates answers to some of the puzzles, making a poetic contribution to ethics and the philosophy of religion." Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - very minor edge wear, very light rubbing, flat uncreased spine. VG+.

Keywords: Soren Kierkegaard, Love, Ethics, Religion, Spirituality, Faith, Erotic, Marriage, Marital, Treachery, Betrayal.

Price: US$ 30.00 Seller: Capricorn Books
- Book number: 13101

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