By Alison Assiter
ISBN-13: 9781783483242There was a contemporary revival of curiosity in analyzing Kierkegaard as an ontologist, as a philosopher who engages with questions about the categories of entity or strategy that represent final truth. This new method of interpreting Kierkegaard stands along a revival of curiosity in ontology and metaphysics extra generally.
This hugely unique ebook concentrates at the declare that Kierkegaard focuses partially on ontological questions and on matters touching on the character of being as a complete. Alison Assiter asserts that Being, for Kierkegaard, following Schelling, will be learn by way of conceptions of birthing—the ability to offer beginning in addition to the idea of a birthing physique. She is going directly to argue that the tale provided by way of Kierkegaard within the inspiration of hysteria in regards to the foundation of freedom connects with a birthing physique, and that Kierkegaard deals a speculative speculation, when it comes to metaphors of birthing, in regards to the nature of Being.