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Being and nothingness : an essay on phenomenological ontology

Author: Jean-Paul Sartre
Publisher: London [u.a.] : Routledge, 2006.
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This monumental book, regarded by many as Sartre's greatest achievement, is one of the most influential philosophical works of the 20th century. In it Sartre set out his fundamental views on  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean-Paul Sartre
ISBN: 0415278481 9780415278485
OCLC Number: 255240903
Notes: Formerly CIP.
Includes index.
This translation originally published: London: Methuen, 1958.
Translated from the French.
Reproduction Notes: Repr.
Description: XXI, 659 S. ; 22 cm
Contents: Translator's preface Introduction The Pursuit of Being Part 1. The Problem of Nothingness Part 2. Being-For-Itself Part 3. Being-For-Others Part 4. Having, Doing and Being Conclusion Key to Special Terminology Index
Other Titles: Être et le néant
Responsibility: Jean-Paul Sartre. Transl. by Hazel E. Barnes ; introd. by Mary Warnock ; with a new preface by Richard Eyre.
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'A fascinating and intriguing work providing a full-blown metaphysic backed by, and at the same time providing the basis for, a complete theory of man' - Times Literary Supplement

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