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This is often probably the most accomplished and up to date surveys of the philosophy of Sartre, through many of the premier 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 historical past, dedication, and growth; a last part considers Sartre's courting to structuralism and deconstruction. delivering a balanced view of Sartre's philosophy and situating it when it comes to modern developments in Continental philosophy, the quantity exhibits that a few of the issues linked to Lacan, Foucault, Lévi-Strauss, and Derrida are to be present in the paintings of Sartre, now and again as early as 1936. a distinct characteristic of the quantity is the therapy of the lately released and hitherto little studied posthumous works. hence new readers and nonspecialists will locate this the handiest, available consultant to Sartre at the moment on hand. complex scholars and experts will discover a conspectus of modern advancements within the interpretation of Sartre.

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