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Tragic sense of life.

by Miguel de Unamuno

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Published by Dover Publications in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Immortality,
  • Philosophy and religion,
  • Pessimism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslator: J. E. Crawford Flitch.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB4568.U53 D5 1954
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxv, 332 p.
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6152079M
    LC Control Number54004730

    TRAGIC SENSE OF LIFE is the acknowledged masterpiece of one of Spain's most influential thinkers. Between the despair at the inevitable death of man and all his works, and the desire for immortality, Unamuno finds a "saving incertitude."Price: $   Tragic Sense of Life by Miguel de Unamuno, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K).

      Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Tragic Sense Of Life Language: English: LoC Class: B: Philosophy, Psychology, Religion: Subject: Faith and reason -- Christianity Subject: Immortality -- Christianity Subject: Tragic, The -- Religious aspects -- Christianity Category: Text: EBook-No. Release Date. I first read "The Tragic Sense of Life" many years ago and came back to it after reading a book by Rabbi Joseph Soloveitchik ( -- ), an Orthodox Jewish thinker, "The Lonely Man of Faith" () The Lonely Man of Faith The language, styles, and religious commitments differ sharply, but both authors explore the same basic dilemma.4/5(1).

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He finds that the dread of death and its finality is basic to the human condition. The tragic sense of life derives from the need to be immortal for life to have meaning and from life's finitude/5(). It is the confluence of these two beliefs that creates the tragic sense of life.

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He finds that the dread of death and its finality is basic to the human condition. The tragic sense of life derives from the need to be immortal for life to have meaning and from life's finitude.

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His major philosophical essay was The Tragic Sense of Life (), and his most famous novel was Abel Sánchez: The History of a Passion (), a modern exploration of the Cain and Abel story.

1 Biography 2 Fiction 3 PhilosophyAlma mater: Complutense University of Madrid. His major philosophical essay was The Tragic Sense of Life (), and his most famous novel was Abel Sánchez: The History of a Passion (), a 3/5(1).

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The acknowledged masterpiece of one of Spain's most influential thinkers. Between despair and the desire for something better, Unamuno finds that "saving incertitude" that alone can console us.

Dynamic appraisal of man's faith in God and in himself.4/5(3). Unamuno’s sublime description of the tragic sense of life is reminiscent of the sentiments of Blaise Pascal. Both convey a (seeming) lostness regarding our place in an indifferent cosmos.

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