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The existentialists

James Daniel Collins

The existentialists

a critical study.

by James Daniel Collins

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Published by H. Regnery Co. in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Existentialism.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB819 .C6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 268 p.
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6111999M
    LC Control Number52008886

    Existentialism came of age in the midth Century, largely through the scholarly and fictional works of the French existentialists, Jean-Paul Sartre, Albert Camus ( - ) and Simone de Beauvoir ( - ). Maurice Merleau-Ponty ( - ) is another influential and often overlooked French Existentialist of the period.   In The Existentialist’s Survival Guide, Marino has produced an honest and moving book of self-help for readers generally disposed to loathe the genre.” — The Wall Street Journal Sophisticated self-help for the 21 st century—when every crisis feels .

    “Existentialists and Mystics desribes the intellectual journey of a lifetime. This book is Murdoch’s key. Readers will find much here to stimulate, entertain and edify. No one conveys the beauty and excitement of philosophy better than Murdoch.” —Hilary Spurling, Daily Telegraph. The Existentialists: Critical Essays on Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Heidegger, and Sartre (Critical Essays on the Classics Series series) by Charles B. Guignon.

    The Existentialists: Critical Essays on Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Heidegger, and Sartre Charles Guignon This volume brings together for the first time some of the most helpful and insightful essays on the four most influential and discussed philosophers in the history of existentialism: Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Heidegger, and Sartre. Christian existentialism is a theo-philosophical movement which takes an existentialist approach to Christian theology. The school of thought is often traced back to the work of the Danish philosopher and theologian Søren Kierkegaard (–).. The existential approach to Christian theology has a long and diverse history including Augustine, Aquinas, Pascal, .


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“The Existentialist’s Survival Guide is a remarkable book. We can’t think of another writer who so thoroughly understands Kierkegaard and his followers, presents their thought more accessibly than they themselves did, and—crucially— relates them concretely to /5(51).

The Existentialists Paperback – June 1, by James Collins (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating5/5(1). The contributors to this book are all obviously Existentialists themselves, and try to give the impression that the Existentialist writers only made technical errors in otherwise brilliant works.

A really critical look at Existentialists should be made by Idealists. There is also the dubious inclusion of Nietzsche as an Existentialist/5(3). The best books on Existentialism 1 Existentialism: A Reconstruction by David Cooper.

2 Nausea by Jean-Paul Sartre. 3 Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl. 4 The Existentialist Reader by Paul S MacDonald. 5 Heidegger: An The existentialists book by Richard Polt. His book, The Existentialist's Survival Guide: How to Live Authentically in an Inauthentic Age, is both a survey of existentialist approaches to various topics, anxiety, authenticity, death, and a personal account of how the philosophy of existentialism has worked for him.

So what is existentialism?/5. Long out of print, The New Existentialism (previously entitled Introduction to the New Existentialism) deals with the ideas of such thinkers as Husserl and Wittgenstein and shows how they relate to the 'classic' existentialism (freedom through self-realization in a meaningless world) of Heidegger, Kierkegaard, and by: 3.

Interweaving biography and philosophy, it is the epic account of passionate encounters - fights, love affairs, mentorships, rebellions, and long partnerships - and a vital investigation into what the existentialists have to offer us today, at a moment when we are once again confronting the major questions of freedom, global responsibility, and human authenticity in a fractious and /5().

The Existentialist’s Survival Guide covers all the key areas of life: anxiety, depression, despair, death, authenticity, faith, morality, and love. Needless to say, it has something for everyone.

Needless to say, it has something for everyone. The lecture was published as L'existentialisme est un humanisme (Existentialism is a Humanism), a short book that did much to popularize existentialist thought.

Marcel later came to reject the label himself in favour of the term Neo-Socratic, in honor of. The Existentialist’s Survival Guide is a remarkable book. We can’t think of another writer who so thoroughly understands Kierkegaard and his followers, presents their thought more accessibly than they themselves did, and—crucially— relates them concretely to the dark places in his own life, and : HarperCollins Publishers.

The book provides a very accurate account of the modern day existentialists who came into their own before and during the second world war. The book discusses the ideas of the phenomenologist Edmund Husserl, and how his teaching influenced the rise of existentialism through the likes of Martin Heidegger, Jean Paul Sartre, Simone De Beauvoir, who are the Author: Sarah Bakewell.

“ The Existentialist’s Survival Guide is a remarkable book. We can’t think of another writer who so thoroughly understands Kierkegaard and his followers, presents their thought more accessibly than they themselves did, and—crucially— relates them concretely to ​the dark places in ​his own life, and ours.”.

At the Existentialist Cafe: Freedom, Being, and Apricot Cocktails is a book written by Sarah Bakewell that covers the philosophy and history of the 20th century movement existentialism/5(K). About the Book Author Christopher Panza, PhD, teaches courses on existentialism, ethics, and free will and has published articles on teaching philosophy.

Gregory. Introducing the Existentialists book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Imaginary Interviews with Sartre, Heidegger, and Camus/5. List of existentialists.

Jump to navigation Jump to search. Many of the founding figures of existentialism represent its diverse background (clockwise from top left): Dane Søren Kierkegaard was a theologian, German Friedrich Nietzsche an anti-establishment wandering academic, Czech Franz Kafka a short-story writer and insurance assessor, and.

A rarely noted fact about existentialists and their allies is that they wrote some wonderful books – along with some dreadful ones. Camus is famously readable: he deliberately modelled his novel. This volume brings together for the first time some of the most helpful and insightful essays on the four most influential and discussed philosophers in the history of existentialism: Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Heidegger, and Sartre.

The contributors write on such topics as Kierkegaard's knight of faith and his diagnosis of the 'present age;' Nietzsche's view of morality and self-creation. Sarah Bakewell’s book is a joint portrait of Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir, Maurice Merleau-Ponty, Albert Camus, Karl Jaspers, Martin Heideg­ger and a half-dozen other European writers Author: Edward Mendelson.

For existentialists, there’s nothing worse than inauthenticity. And there’s no greater example of inauthenticity than playing host. Now, you might think you want to play host.

“The Existentialist’s Survival Guide is a remarkable book. We can’t think of another writer who so thoroughly understands Kierkegaard and his followers, presents their thought more accessibly than they themselves did, and—crucially— relates them concretely to .Read this book on Questia.

The Existentialists and God: Being and the Being of God in the Thought of Soren Kierkegaard, Karl Jaspers, Martin Heidegger, Jean-Paul Sartre, Paul Tillich, Etienne Gilson [And] Karl Barth by Arthur C. Cochrane, | Online Research Library: Questia.

_Existentialism_ includes excerpts from 26 existentialists, from a couple pages in length to over 40 in the case of Jean-Paul Sartre. These excerpts are each preceded by a brief biographical introduction.

If the purpose of this book was to pique my interest in further reading of the included authors, it accomplished its purpose/5(5).