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The work of Sartre search for freedom and the challenge of history

István Mészáros 1930-

[Expanded ed.].. c2012

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  • Title:
    The work of Sartre search for freedom and the challenge of history
  • Author: István Mészáros 1930-
  • Description: Cover; Contents; Preface to the Expanded Edition; Introduction to the First Edition; PART ONE: The Unity of Life and Work: Outline of Sartre's Development; 1-The Writer and His Situation; 2-Philosophy, Literature and Myth; 3 From "The Legend of Truth" to a "True Legend": Phases of Sartre's Development; PART TWO: Search for Freedom; 4-Search For the Individual: The Early Works; 5-Freedom and Passion: The World of Being and Nothingness; A Note on Being and Nothingness; PART THREE: The Challenge of History; Introduction
    6-Material and Formal Structures of History: Critique of Sartre's Conception of Dialectical Reason and Historical Totalization7-Lévy-Strauss Against Sartre; 8-The Role of Scarcity in Historical Conceptions; 9-The Missing Dimension; Conclusion; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
    This landmark book, first published in 1979, met acclaim as a doubly important work of radical philosophy. Its subject, Jean-Paul Sartre, was among the twentieth century's most controversial and influential philosophers; its author, István Mészáros, was himself establishing a reputation for profound contributions to the Marxian tradition, which would continue into the next century. The Work of Sartre was thus considered essential for its insights on Sartre and as a piece of Mészáros 's developing politico-philosophical project. In this completely updated and expanded volume, Mészáros exami
  • Publication Date: c2012
  • Publisher: New York : Monthly Review Press
  • Format: 1 online resource (381 p.).
  • Identifier: ISBN 1-58367-295-8;ISBN 1-58367-294-X
  • Subjects: Sartre, Jean-Paul, 1905-1980; Philosophy, French -- 20th century; Electronic books
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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