Either/or

Either/or

A Fragment of Life

Book - 1992
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In Either/Or, using the voices of two characters - the aesthetic young man of part one, called simply 'A', and the ethical Judge Vilhelm of the second section - Kierkegaard reflects upon the search for a meaningful existence, contemplating subjects as diverse as Mozart, drama, boredom, and, in the famous Seducer's Diary, the cynical seduction and ultimate rejection of a young, beautiful woman. A masterpiece of duality, Either/Or is a brilliant exploration of the conflict between the aesthetic and the ethical - both meditating ironically and seductively upon Epicurean pleasures, and eloquently expounding the noble virtues of a morally upstanding life.
Publisher: London ;, New York :, Penguin Books,, [1992]
Copyright Date: ©1992
ISBN: 9780140445770
Branch Call Number: ANF 198.9 KIE
Characteristics: 633 pages ; 20 cm

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