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The philosophy of existentialism.

Marcel, Gabriel

The philosophy of existentialism.

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Published by Citadel Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sartre, Jean Paul, -- 1905-,
  • Existentialism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated by Manya Harari.
    ContributionsMarcel, Gabriel, 1889-1973
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p.
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18043594M


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In this short book. Sartre's introduction to his philosophy is his work Existentialism Is a Humanism (L'existentialisme est un humanisme, ), originally presented as a lecture. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature despite attempting to refuse it, saying that he always declined official honours and that "a writer should not allow himself to be turned into an institution".Alma mater: École Normale Supérieure, University of.

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