Reading Sartre: On Phenomenology and Existentialism by Jonathan Webber

By Jonathan Webber



Jean-Paul Sartre was once some of the most influential philosophers of the 20 th century. The fourteen unique essays during this quantity specialize in the phenomenological and existentialist writings of the 1st significant section of his released profession, arguing with scholarly precision for his or her carrying on with significance to philosophical debate.



Aspects of Sartre’s philosophy lower than dialogue during this quantity include:




  • consciousness and self-consciousness

  • imagination and aesthetic experience

  • emotions and different feelings

  • embodiment

  • selfhood and the Other

  • freedom, undesirable religion, and authenticity

  • literary fiction as philosophical writing



Reading Sartre: on Phenomenology and Existentialism is an crucial source for realizing the character and value of Sartre’s philosophy. it truly is crucial studying for college kids of phenomenology, existentialism, ethics, or aesthetics, and for somebody drawn to the roots of up to date concept in 20th century philosophy.

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