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  1. The Subject in Question

    Sartre's Critique of Husserl in The Transcendence of the Ego

    By Stephen Priest

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    The Subject in Question provides a fascinating insight into a debate between two of the twentieth century's most famous philosophers - Jean-Paul Sartre and Edmund Husserl - over the key notions of conscious experience and the self. Sartre's The Transcendence of the Ego, published in 1937, is a...

    Published April 28th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Jean-Paul Sartre

    Key Concepts

    By Steven Churchill, Dr. Jack Reynolds

    Most readers of Sartre focus only on the works written at the peak of his influence as a public intellectual in the 1940s, notably "Being and Nothingness". "Jean-Paul Sartre: Key Concepts" aims to reassess Sartre and to introduce readers to the full breadth of his philosophy. Bringing together...

    Published September 30th 2013 by Routledge

  3. The Philosophy of Jean-Paul Sartre (Routledge Revivals)

    Edited by Robert Denoon Cumming

    First published in Great Britain in 1968, this is an authoritative introduction to the life of one of the greatest intellectual figures of the twentieth century. Prompted by the belief that none of the parts of Sartre’s work is fully intelligible apart from the whole , this ambitious volume...

    Published August 8th 2013 by Routledge

  4. The Existentialism of Jean-Paul Sartre

    By Jonathan Webber

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    Webber argues for a new interpretation of Sartrean existentialism. On this reading, Sartre is arguing that each person’s character consists in the projects they choose to pursue and that we are all already aware of this but prefer not to face it. Careful consideration of his existentialist writings...

    Published April 9th 2013 by Routledge

  5. The Imagination

    By Jean-Paul Sartre

    ‘No matter how long I may look at an image, I shall never find anything in it but what I put there. It is in this fact that we find the distinction between an image and a perception.' - Jean-Paul Sartre L’Imagination was published in 1936 when Jean-Paul Sartre was thirty years old. Long out of...

    Published July 13th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Economic Methodology and Freedom to Choose (Routledge Revivals)

    By Patrick O'Sullivan

    First published in 1987, Professor O'Sullivan's work provides an in depth philosophical examination of the foundations of method in Economics and other human sciences. The argument is unabashedly dialectical in the great Socratic-Platonic tradition, and the reissue will be very welcome to all...

    Published March 26th 2012 by Routledge

  7. The Transcendence of the Ego

    A Sketch for a Phenomenological Description

    By Jean-Paul Sartre

    Series: Routledge Classics

    ‘I should like to show here that the Ego is neither formally or materially in consciousness: it is outside, in the world.’ Jean-Paul Sartre The Transcendence of the Ego is one of Jean-Paul Sartre's earliest philosophical publications and essential for understanding the trajectory of his work as a...

    Published March 30th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Reading Sartre

    On Phenomenology and Existentialism

    Edited by Jonathan Webber

    Jean-Paul Sartre was one of the most influential philosophers of the twentieth century. The fourteen original essays in this volume focus on the phenomenological and existentialist writings of the first major phase of his published career, arguing with scholarly precision for their continuing...

    Published August 25th 2010 by Routledge

  9. The Imaginary

    A Phenomenological Psychology of the Imagination

    By Jean-Paul Sartre

    Series: Routledge Classics

    A cornerstone of Sartre’s philosophy, The Imaginary was first published in 1940. Sartre had become acquainted with the philosophy of Edmund Husserl in Berlin and was fascinated by his idea of the 'intentionality of consciousness' as a key to the puzzle of existence. Against this background, The...

    Published March 12th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Jean-Paul Sartre

    By Christine Daigle

    Series: Routledge Critical Thinkers

    A critical figure in twentieth-century literature and philosophy, Jean-Paul Sartre changed the course of critical thought, and claimed a new, important role for the intellectual. Christine Daigle sets Sartre’s thought in context, and considers a number of key ideas in detail, charting their impact...

    Published October 16th 2009 by Routledge