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Kierkegaard and Nietzsche on the Best Way of Life

A New Method of Ethics


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Thomas P. Miles
    Pages 1-13
  3. Thomas P. Miles
    Pages 14-57
  4. Thomas P. Miles
    Pages 58-103
  5. Thomas P. Miles
    Pages 104-139
  6. Thomas P. Miles
    Pages 140-167
  7. Thomas P. Miles
    Pages 168-210
  8. Thomas P. Miles
    Pages 211-233
  9. Thomas P. Miles
    Pages 234-271
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 272-301

About this book


Kierkegaard and Nietzsche revive an ancient approach to ethics that evaluates different ways of life considered as a whole. Comparing and contrasting their respective ideals of faith and individual sovereignty, this work reveals a valuable new path for contemporary ethics.


ethics Friedrich Nietzsche Kierkegaard

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Boston CollegeUSA

About the authors

Thomas P. Miles is Adjunct Assistant Professor at Boston College, USA. He is a Fulbright scholar who holds degrees in philosophy from Yale University, Cambridge University, and the University of Texas at Austin. He has published numerous articles on Kierkegaard and Nietzsche, as well as Wittgenstein, Hume, and Dante.

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