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By Michael Weston

In Kierkegaard and glossy eu Philosophy: An Introduction Michael Weston argues that, regardless of being said as a precursor to Nietzsche and post-Nietzschean thinkers similar to Heidegger and Derrida, the novel nature of Kierkegaard's critique of philosophy has been missed.
Weston examines and explains the metaphysical culture, as exemplified by way of Plato and Hegel, and the post-metaphysical opinions of Nietzsche, Heidegger and Derrida. He indicates how Kierkegaard's moral critique of philosophy undermines the previous and escapes the latter. He considers one other moral critique of philosophy, that of Levinas, ahead of deciding upon ethics because the non-philosophical website the place philosophy could be criticised. Kierkegaard and glossy ecu Philosophy: An Introduction argues that, by way of refusing to permit philosophy jurisdiction over ethics and faith, Kieregaard's critique applies as a lot to trendy continental suggestion as to the metaphysical idea it seeks to undermine.

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