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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who's lecture does Kierkegaard attend?
2. What does Kierkegaard know about himself in The Journals?
3. What does Kierkegaard distinguish between in Either/Or?
4. What does Kierkegaard think what his family receives is?
5. What is Kierkegaard aware of concerning Fear and Trembling?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does the prophecy in Chapter 5, Repetition come to pass?
2. What must the individual Christian see in Chapter 3, Two Edifying Discourses?
3. What is the terrible revolution which Kierkegaard speaks of in Chapter 1, The Journals?
4. What is inverted, according to Kierkegaard?
5. What banquet is referred to in Chapter 7, Stages on Life's Way?
6. What does Kierkegaard believe cannot be escaped by us?
7. What three stages does Kierkegaard introduce in Chapter 7, Stages on Life's Way?
8. What does Constantine receive and what does he want to remain?
9. What excruciating combination does the young hero in Chapter 5, Repetition endure?
10. What did Kierkegaard distinguish between in Chapter 2, Either/Or, A Fragment of Life?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Kierkegaard takes a break from writing for a few years, while waiting for Bishop Mysnter to pass before publishing again. Examine the relationship between Mynster and Kierkegaard, using the text and secondary sources to support your discussion.
Essay Topic 2
Kierkegaard discusses Christendom and tries to define Christendom. Examine the objectives of God and how they are realized, using the text to support your discussion.
Essay Topic 3
Kierkegaard refutes the philosophy of Hegel and though he may admire Hegel's intellect, Kierkegaard thought he contradicted himself. Discuss the differences and similarities between Hegel and Kierkegaard. Use the text to support your comparison.
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