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The fabric of existentialism

Gill, Richard

The fabric of existentialism

philosophical and literary sources.

by Gill, Richard

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N. J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Existentialism.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 637-640.

    StatementEdited by Richard Gill and Ernest Sherman.
    ContributionsSherman, Ernest.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB819 .G46, B819 .G46
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 640 p.
    Number of Pages640
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14369033M
    ISBN 100132982161
    OCLC/WorldCa1276786

      The narrative slips in and out of a breathless present-tense voice with flourishes of soppy characterization: “Writing became the fabric of Kierkegaard’s existence, the most vibrant love of. Existentialism Here and Now. By Alfie Kohn. TWENTY-FIVE YEARS ago, existentialism was a hot piece of intellectual property. A wide reading public was buying up such new books as William Barrett’s Irrational Man: A Study in Existential Philosophy and Viktor Frankl’s From Death Camp to Existentialism (later republished under the title Man’s Search for Meaning).

      11 Spiritual Books that Blew my Mind. My ultimate reading list of wisdom-filled spiritual books that have made a huge difference in my own journey. Add them to your book bucket list, you won’t regret it. “A book must be an ice-axe to break the seas frozen inside our soul.” ~ Franz Kafka/10(13). in it he reports that by the late 50's the cult of French Existentialism had already passed, as dead as last year’s fad —and yet Barrett argues for the relevance of Existentialism, particularly in this nuclear age, and particularly in America. Though some aspects of Barrett’s book are dated, particularly theFile Size: KB.

    Sartre played an important role in canonizing Kierkegaard as one of the forerunners of existentialism. The articles in this volume feature figures from the French, German, Spanish and Russian traditions of existentialism. They examine the use of Kierkegaard by the later thinkers and critically analyze his role in this movement.   In “A Long Petal of the Sea,” as in much of Allende’s fiction, there is the sense that every human life is an odyssey, and that how and where we connect creates the fabric of our existence.


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