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Existentialism (Guides For The Perplexed Series)

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Provides a clear introduction to the difficult topic of existentialism and offers suggestions for its relevance today>
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Existentialism is often studied by students with little or no background in philosophy; either as an introduction to the idea of studying philosophy or as part of a literary course. Although it is often an attractive topic for students interested in thinking about questions of 'self' or 'being', it also requires them to study difficult thinkers and texts. This Guide for the Perplexed begins with the question of 'What is Existentialism?' and then moves on to provide a brief analysis of the key thinkers, writers and texts - both philosophical and literary - central to existentialism. Chapters focus particularly on Kierkegaard, Heidegger, Sartre and Camus but also discuss other philosophers and writers such as Nietzsche, Dostoevsky and Kafka. The second section of the Guide introduces key topics associated with existentialist thought; Self, Consciousness, the question of God and Commitment. Each chapter explains the concepts and debates and provides guidance on reading and analysing the philosophical and literary texts addressed, focusing throughout on clarifying the areas students find most difficult
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PRODUCT DETAIL
  • Catalogue Code 279279
  • Product Code 9780826485304
  • ISBN 0826485308
  • EAN 9780826485304
  • Pages 208
  • Department Academic
  • Category Philosophy
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Bloomsbury T&t Clark
  • Publication Date Nov 2006
  • Dimensions 214 x 139 x 14mm
  • Weight 0.250kg

Steven Earnshaw

Steven Earnshaw is Principal Lecturer in English at Sheffield Hallam University University. His most recent book is "Existentialism" (Continuum, 2006). He was previously Course Leader of the MA Writing at Hallam and is co-founder and co-editor of the arts and literature e-zine, "Proof,"

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