Vocabulary for the Study of Religion

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Abstract: The word “existentialism” is associated with philosophers and writers from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, including Kierkegaard, Dostoyevsky, Nietzsche, Jaspers, Heidegger, Camus, a…

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Peter Sedgwick, “Existentialism”, in: Vocabulary for the Study of Religion, General Editors Robert A. Segal, Kocku Von Stuckrad. Consulted online on 26 February 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004249707_vsr_COM_00000114>
First published online: 2016

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