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Irony and Crisis

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Published by Totem Books .
Written in English


  • Postmodernism,
  • Philosophy,
  • Criticism,
  • History & Surveys - Modern

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Edition Notes

SeriesCritical Histories Series
The Physical Object
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8915839M
ISBN 101840463694
ISBN 109781840463699

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It is often claimed that relativism, subjectivism and nihilism are typically modern philosophical problems that emerge with the breakdown of traditional values, customs and ways of life. The result is the absence of meaning, the lapse of religious faith, and feeling of alienation that is so widespread in modernity. The Danish thinker Søren Kierkegaard () gave one of the . *immediately available upon purchase as print book shipments may be delayed due to the COVID crisis. ebook access is temporary and does not include ownership of the ebook. Only valid for books with an ebook version. Springer Reference Works are not included. Irony, humour 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 humour as forms of the comic to central Kierkegaardian themes. How . On the Concept of Irony with Continual Reference to Socrates (Danish: Om Begrebet Ironi med stadigt Hensyn til Socrates) is Søren Kierkegaard's master's thesis under Frederik Christian Sibbern []. This thesis is the culmination of three years of extensive study on Socrates, as seen from the view point of Xenophon, Aristophanes, and Plato.. His thesis dealt with irony, and in .

Sarcasm and Irony as a Political Weapon: Social Networking in the Time of Crisis: /ch The chapter investigates the use of sarcasm and irony at the time of on-going political and social crisis in Ukraine. It analyzes examples collected on.   This morning, however, I am more than bemused. I am concerned about the well being of his sense of irony. RESOURCES. How To Subscribe To Heidelmedia; Between Conscience And Defiance: Questions For Grace Community Church; Of Masks And The Weaker Brothers; The Church And The Virus: Is This An Acts Moment? Coronavirus, Civil Liberties, And Crisis. Finally, we also introduce a lesser-known Danish figure, Andreas Frederik Beck, who wrote the first book review of The Concept of Irony—a review that gives us a brief snapshot into the contemporary assessment of the work and also affords some insight into Kierkegaard’s view of it when we see his negative reaction to Beck’s comments. Robert Glennon's book Unquenchable captures the irony—and tragedy—of America’s water crisis. From manufactured snow for tourists in Atlanta to trillions of gallons of water flushed down the toilet each year, Unquenchable reveals the heady extravagances and everyday inefficiencies that are sucking our nation dry.