Being and Nothingness

Being and Nothingness : A Phenomenological Essay on Ontology

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Born in Paris in 1905, Sartre was a professor of philosophy when he joined the French Army at the outbreak of World War II. Captured by the Germans, he was released, after nearly a year, in 1941. He immediately joined the French resistance as a journalist. In the postwar era Jean-Paul Sartre - philosopher, critic, novelist, and dramatist - became one of the most influential men of this century. He died in Paris in more

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  • Paperback | 864 pages
  • 134.62 x 200.66 x 33.02mm | 589.67g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Original ed.
  • 0671867806
  • 9780671867805
  • 12,996

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"There can be no doubt that this is a philosophy to be reckoned with, both for its own intrinsic power and as a profound symptom of our time."show more

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