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  • Sartre and the Moral Limits of War and Terrorism

    1st Edition

    By Jennifer Ang Mei Sze

    Reinterpreting Sartre’s main methodologies and removing Hegelian dialectics from his notion of violence, this book demolishes the supposed hostile intersubjective relations that characterizes all concrete relations. Furthering this stance, it reconstructs an interpretation of the "violent Sartre"…

    Paperback – 2014-08-12
    Studies in Philosophy

  • The Existentialism of Jean-Paul Sartre

    1st Edition

    By Jonathan Webber

    Webber argues for a new interpretation of Sartrean existentialism. On this reading, Sartre is arguing that each person’s character consists in the projects they choose to pursue and that we are all already aware of this but prefer not to face it. Careful consideration of his existentialist writings…

    Paperback – 2013-04-09
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy

  • Existentialism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tanja Staehler

    Existentialism entered the public consciousness after the Second World War, especially through the work of Jean-Paul Sartre and Simone de Beauvoir. Indeed, these charismatic and engaged thinkers gave philosophy a level of glamour it had not before enjoyed, while existentialism’s…

    Hardback – 2012-12-14
    Critical Concepts in Philosophy

  • Adaptive Learning and the Human Condition

    1st Edition

    By Jeffrey C. Levy

    Adaptive Learning and the Human Condition presents the basic principles of classical (Pavlovian) and instrumental (Skinnerian) conditioning in a more coherent and expansive manner than is the case in other textbooks. Learning is defined as an adaptive process through which individuals acquire the…

    Hardback – 2012-10-04

  • Reading Sartre

    On Phenomenology and Existentialism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Webber

    Jean-Paul Sartre was one of the most influential philosophers of the twentieth century. The fourteen original essays in this volume focus on the phenomenological and existentialist writings of the first major phase of his published career, arguing with scholarly precision for their continuing…

    Paperback – 2010-08-25

  • The Imaginary

    A Phenomenological Psychology of the Imagination, 1st Edition

    By Jean-Paul Sartre

    A cornerstone of Sartre’s philosophy, The Imaginary was first published in 1940. Sartre had become acquainted with the philosophy of Edmund Husserl in Berlin and was fascinated by his idea of the 'intentionality of consciousness' as a key to the puzzle of existence. Against this background, The…

    Paperback – 2010-03-12
    Routledge Classics

  • Jean-Paul Sartre

    1st Edition

    By Christine Daigle

    A critical figure in twentieth-century literature and philosophy, Jean-Paul Sartre changed the course of critical thought, and claimed a new, important role for the intellectual. Christine Daigle sets Sartre’s thought in context, and considers a number of key ideas in detail, charting their impact…

    Paperback – 2009-10-16
    Routledge Critical Thinkers

  • Kierkegaard and Philosophy

    Selected Essays, 1st Edition

    By Alastair Hannay

    Kierkegaard and Philosophy makes many of the most important papers on Kierkegaard available in one place for the first time. These seventeen essays, written over a period of over twenty years, have all been substantially revised or specially prepared for this collection, with a new introduction by…

    Paperback – 2006-05-01

  • Karl Jaspers

    Politics and Metaphysics, 1st Edition

    By Dr Chris Thornhill

    This book sets out a new reading of the much-neglected philosophy of Karl Jaspers. By questioning the common perception of Jaspers either as a proponent of irrationalist cultural philosophy or as an early, peripheral disciple of Martin Heidegger, it re-establishes him as a central figure in modern…

    Paperback – 2006-04-06
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy

  • Understanding Existentialism

    1st Edition

    By Dr. Jack Reynolds

    Understanding Existentialism provides an accessible introduction to existentialism by examining the major themes in the work of Heidegger, Sartre, Merleau-Ponty and de Beauvoir. Paying particular attention to the key texts, Being and Time, Being and Nothingness, Phenomenology of Perception, The…

    Paperback – 2005-11-22

  • On the Public

    1st Edition

    By Alastair Hannay

    The media often talk about public opinion, the 'American' or 'British' public, or the movie-going public. A public can hold an opinion and be divided. What is the public and where did it come from? Is there one public or many? Is the very idea of the public a myth?In this fascinating book, Alastair…

    Paperback – 2005-03-23
    Thinking in Action

  • On Being Authentic

    1st Edition

    By Charles Guignon

    'To thine own self be true.' From Polonius's words in Hamlet right up to Oprah, we are constantly urged to look within. Why is being authentic the ultimate aim in life for so many people, and why does it mean looking inside rather than out? Is it about finding the 'real' me, or something greater…

    Paperback – 2004-06-16

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