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Telling tales : Johannes Climacus and 'narrative unity'
(Walter de Gruyter, 2005)
This article investigates the concept of 'narrative unity' as used by recent commentators such as John Davenport. I argue that it is unclear what this term means, and that the 'narrative unity' view faces a serious problem: ...
Kierkegaard and Fear and Trembling
Humour and Irony in Kierkegaard's Thought
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2000)
Irony, humor and the comic play vital yet under-appreciated roles in Kierkegaard's thought. Focusing upon the Concluding Unscientific Postscript, this book investigates these roles, relating irony and humor as forms of the ...
On authority and revocation : Climacus as humorist
Nietzsche, Kierkegaard and the narratives of faith
Illusion and satire in Kierkegaard's Postscript
This paper investigates Johannes Climacus''s infamous satire against Hegelianism in the Concluding Unscientific Postscript. In considering why Climacus aims to show speculative thought as comical rather than simply mistaken, ...