Selected Publications on Nineteenth-Century European Philosophy

Eric S. Nelson


Friedrich Nietzsche
[pdf] Naturalism and Anti-Naturalism in Nietzsche. Archives of the History of Philosophy and of Social Thought, Volume 58 (2013), 213-227.

[pdf] The Question of Resentment in Nietzsche and Confucian Ethics. Taiwan Journal of East Asian Studies, Vol. 10, No. 1 (Issue 19), June 2013: 17-51.

[pdf] Priestly Power and Damaged Life in Nietzsche and Adorno. Nietzsche: Philosoph der Kultur(en)? / Philosopher of Culture?, ed. Andreas Urs Sommer (Berlin / New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2008), 349-356.

Søren Aabye Kierkegaard

[pdf] Religious Crisis, Ethical Life, and Kierkegaard’s Critique of Christendom. Acta Kierkegaardiana, “Kierkegaard and the Religious Crisis of the 19th Century,” Vol. 4, 2009: 170-186.

[pdf] Levinas and Kierkegaard: The Akedah, the Dao, and Aporetic Ethics. Journal of Chinese Philosophy, 41, 1, 2013, 164-184.

[link] Levinas and Kierkegaard between Religion and Ethics. Philosophies: 26/01/2009;

Friedrich Schleiermacher
[link] Schleiermacher on Language, Religious Feeling, and the Ineffable. Epoché 8:2, Spring 2004, 297-312.

[pdf in Slovenian] Schleiermacher, hermenevtika in neizrekljivo. Phainomena X/37-38, 2001: 49-62. (Ljubljana: Nova revija, 2001).


Review of Richard Detsch, Rilke’s Connections to Nietzsche (University Press of America, 2003).German Studies Review, May 2005, Vol. 28 Issue 2, 418-419.

Review of Jan-Olav Henriksen, The Reconstruction of Religion: Lessing, Kierkegaard, and Nietzsche (William B. Eerdmans, 2001). Journal of the American Academy of Religion, Volume 72: Issue 1, March 2004, 258-260. [PDF]