Sartre's Political Theory

Sartre's Political Theory

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McBride's detailed study of Sartre's political philosophy takes his twin ideals of "Socialism and Freedom" as a guiding theme and traces the evolution of Sartre's thinking about history, ethics, politics, and society from his early essays during World War II to the time of his death in 1980.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 260 pages
  • 152 x 226 x 20mm | 381.02g
  • Indiana University Press
  • Bloomington, IN, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0253206553
  • 9780253206558
  • 2,073,198

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Sartre's Political Theory presents the first detailed study of Jean-Paul Sartre's political philosophy.show more

Review quote

"McBride succeeds admirably in demonstrating the development of Sartre's philosophy and provides the reader with reliable and accessible discussions of the more important pieces." Choice " ... the most perceptive analysis of Sartre's theory of history that I have read." Thomas R. Flynnshow more

Table of contents

Introduction One. Beginnings Two. First Ethics Three. The Masterful Though Unfinished Critique: Background and Introduction Four. The Critique: Methodology, Ontology, and the Individual- World Relationships Five. Politics and History Six. The Last Two Decades Notes Indexshow more