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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Kierkegaard, Søren, 1813-1855.,
  • Self (Philosophy),
  • Interpersonal relations.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by George Pattison and Steven Shakespeare.
ContributionsPattison, George, 1950-, Shakespeare, Steven, 1968-
LC ClassificationsB4378.S4 K54 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 225 p. ;
Number of Pages225
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL693259M
ISBN 10031221166X
LC Control Number97040506

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