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Existentialists

A Commentary on Kierkegaard's Writings

D. Anthony Storm introduces key motifs & provides extensive commentary on works of the 19th c. Dane, as well as biographical details & clarification of his dialectical method

The Concept of Dread

Kierkegaard's "psychological deliberation" on sin counters the scientific classification of knowledge (e-text from the Value of Knowledge Library).

Ereignis: Heidegger Links

Just what it says: links to everything about Martin Heidegger on the WWW.

Fear & Trembling

Kierkegaard's meditation on Abraham's sacrifice of Isaac concludes that faith is an existential paradox that escapes systematic reasoning (complete e-version of Walter Lowrie's translation). (posted by Religion-Online).

The Gospel of Christian Atheism

Thomas J. J. Altizer's work that launched Death of God theology (posted by Religion- Online).

Lectures on Heidegger's Being & Time

Robert Cavalier posts a series of lectures to guide readers through this masterpiece of existentialist metaphysics.

The Nietzsche Archive

Full text of On Truth and Lies (1873), On the Use and Abuse of History for Life (1873),  Birth of Tragedy (1887), The Antichrist (1895), Twilight of the Idols (1895), & Will to Power (1901) [archived by Project Unicorn].

Nietzsche's Features

More works by & about Friedrich Nietzsche, including Beyond Good & Evil (1886), Ecce Homo (1888), Thus Spoke Zarathustra (1892), & Gay Science (1887) [Project Unicorn].

No Exit

J-P. Sartre's one act play illustrates the thesis that "hell is other people."

Paul Tillich: The Interpretation of History

Collection of 8 early essays in which the influential Christian philosopher spells out his key concepts of human existence (posted by Religion-Online).

Paul Tillich: The New Being

Collection of 22 sermons in which Tillich interprets elements of Christian doctrine in existentialist tems (posted by Religion-Online).

Paul Tillich: The Religious Situation

Full text of 1930s work in which Tillich interpreted revolts against capitalism as evidence of faith in quest of the ultimate ground of Being (posted by Religion-Online).

Paul Tillich: The Shaking of the Foundations

Most influential collection of sermons of the 1950s that prepared a generation of Christian activists for the social turmoil of the 1960s (posted by Religion-Online).

Philosophical Fragments

Søren Kierkegaard's meditation on the subjectivity of knowledge & the paradox of incarnation.

The Realm of Existentialism

Katherena Eierman provides bibliographic introductions to existentialism & phenomenology, with individual pages on influential authors such as Dostoyevsky, Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Heidegger, Sartre, Barth, Buber & Tillich.

Sickness Unto Death

Søren Kierkegaard's penetrating analysis of despair, sin & faith (posted by Religion-Online).

Søren Aabye Kierkegaard

Gateway to the life & thought of the 19th c. Danish founder of existentialism from Garth Kemerling's Dictionary of Philosophical Terms & Names.

 

Evolutionists

A Globe, Clothing Itself with a Brain

Jennifer Cobb Kreisberg's article on the philosophical foundation of the internet anticipated by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin (Wired, 1995).

Alfred North Whitehead: The Concept of Nature

Downloadable free e-edition Whitehead's 1920 masterpiece (Project Gutenberg).  

Alfred North Whitehead (1861-1947)

Australasian Association for Process Thought maintains cyber-portals to past mentors (A. N. Whitehead & Charles Hartshorne) & future insights by launching e-journals Concrescence (for process philosophy & theology) & Cosmos & History (on natural & social philosophy).

Cyberspace & the Dream of Teilhard de Chardin

John Mabry's 1994 article compares Teilhard's vision of an evolving noosphere with cybernetic developments in the computer age.

Evolution vs. Creation Science

Ontario Consultants for Religious Tolerance white papers clarify the issues & evidence in the controversy between conservative Christians and modern biologists.

Henri Bergson: Creative Evolution

The Mead Project presents an e-edition of English translation of Bergson's seminal work with G. H. Mead's 1907 review of the original French version (Brock U).  

The Human Phenomenon

Quotes from Teilhard de Chardin's seminal work on the theological implications of the synthesizing tendency of human evolution.

John B. Cobb: Christ in a Pluralistic Age

Full text of leading process theologian's argument that Christian faithfulness requires immersion in the secular rather than clinging to religious forms of the past (posted by Religion-Online).

John B. Cobb: God & the World

Seminal work of process theology based on Whitehead's future-oriented view of God (posted by Religion-Online).

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin: The Future of Mankind

The French Jesuit mystic paleontologist reflects on biological & social progress & predicts the evolution of the Noosphere & the Ultra-human (posted by Religion-Online).

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin: Hymn of the Universe

Mystic meditations on the Mass as symbol of the evolutionary unity of the cosmos & divine omnipresence, with matter as the matrix of the spirit.

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin: Towards a Science Charged with Faith

Chapter 5 of the electronic edition of Charles P. Henderson's God & Science (1985) assesses the theological implications of Teilhard's work & the controversy regarding his involvement in the paleontological hoax of Piltdown Man.

Center for Process Studies

Presents an introduction to process thought & Wm. Stegall's 1995 guide to Whitehead's Understanding God & the Universe.

Teilhard de Chardin Study Group

French/English website of interdisciplinary society  devoted to exploration of the implications of the theories of Teilhard de Chardin posts quotations from his major works & essays by current researchers (Academy of Caen).

 


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