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date: 05 March 2021

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This chapter examines Soren Kierkegaard's thoughts about ethics and his use of ‘the ethical’ his works, suggesting that the ethical is the most used concept in his works and his views about it are complex. It evaluates his treatment of the ethical in his and his opinion about the significance of the divine authority in , and also considers his account of ethical obligations towards others in his .

Keywords: Soren Kierkegaard, ethics, ethical, Fear and Trembling, Book on Adler, ethical obligations, divine authority, Works of Love

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