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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. Colonialism and Neocolonialism

    By Jean-Paul Sartre

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Nearly forty years after its first publication in French, this collection of Sartre’s writings on colonialism remains a supremely powerful, and relevant, polemical work. Over a series of thirteen essays Sartre brings the full force of his remarkable intellect relentlessly to bear on his own country...

    Published February 1st 2006 by Routledge

  4. The Transcendence of the Ego

    A Sketch for a Phenomenological Description

    By Jean-Paul Sartre

    First published in France in 1936 as a journal article, The Transcendence of the Ego was one of Jean-Paul Sartre's earliest philosophical publications. When it appeared, Sartre was still largely unknown, working as a school teacher in provincial France and struggling to find a publisher for his...

    Published August 5th 2004 by Routledge

  5. The Imaginary

    A Phenomenological Psychology of the Imagination

    By Jean-Paul Sartre, revised by Arlette Elkaim-Sartre

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 12th 2004 by Routledge

  6. Being and Nothingness

    An Essay on Phenomenological Ontology, 2nd Edition

    By Jean-Paul Sartre

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Being and Nothingness is without doubt one of the most significant books of the twentieth century. The central work by one of the world's most influential thinkers, it altered the course of western philosophy. Its revolutionary approach challenged all previous assumptions about the individual's...

    Published August 28th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Sketch for a Theory of the Emotions

    2nd Edition

    By Jean-Paul Sartre

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Although written fairly early in his career, in 1939, Sketch for a Theory of the Emotions is considered to be one of Jean-Paul Sartre's most important pieces of writing. It not only anticipates but argues many of the ideas to be found in his famous Being and Nothingness. By subjecting the emotion...

    Published October 12th 2001 by Routledge

  8. What is Literature?

    2nd Edition

    By Jean-Paul Sartre

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Jean-Paul Sartre was one of the most important philosophical and political thinkers of the twentieth century. His writings had a potency that was irresistible to the intellectual scene that swept post-war Europe, and have left a vital inheritance to contemporary thought. The central tenet of the...

    Published May 18th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Jean-Paul Sartre: Basic Writings

    By Jean-Paul Sartre

    Edited by Stephen Priest

    Jean-Paul Sartre is one of the most famous philosophers of the twentieth century. The principle founder of existentialism, a political thinker and famous novelist and dramatist, his work has exerted enormous influence in philosophy, literature, politics and cultural studies.Jean-Paul Sartre: Basic...

    Published November 23rd 2000 by Routledge

  10. Using Sartre

    An Analytical Introduction to Early Sartrean Themes

    By Gregory McCulloch

    Using Sartre is an introduction to the philosophy of Jean-Paul Sartre, but it is not an ordinary introduction. It both promotes Sartrean views and adopts a consistently analytical approach to him. Concentrating on the early philosophy, up to and including Sartre's masterwork Being and Nothingness,...

    Published June 16th 1994 by Routledge