The Cambridge Companion to Sartre (Cambridge Companions to Philosophy)

The Cambridge Companion to Sartre (Cambridge Companions to Philosophy)


this is often essentially the most complete and up to date surveys of the philosophy of Sartre, via many of the ideal interpreters within the usa and Europe. The essays are either expository and unique, and canopy Sartre's writings on ontology, phenomenology, psychology, ethics, and aesthetics, in addition to his paintings on heritage, dedication, and development; a last part considers Sartre's courting to structuralism and deconstruction. supplying a balanced view of Sartre's philosophy and situating it when it comes to modern developments in Continental philosophy, the amount exhibits that a number of the subject matters linked to Lacan, Foucault, Lévi-Strauss, and Derrida are to be present in the paintings of Sartre, every now and then as early as 1936. a different function of the amount is the remedy of the lately released and hitherto little studied posthumous works. therefore new readers and nonspecialists will locate this the handiest, obtainable advisor to Sartre at the moment to be had. complex scholars and experts will discover a conspectus of contemporary advancements within the interpretation of Sartre.

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