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Existentialist philosophies an introduction. by Emmanuel Mounier

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Published by Rockliff in London .
Written in English


  • Existentialism.

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ContributionsBlow, Eric, tr.
LC ClassificationsB819 .M642
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 142 p.
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6044138M
LC Control Number49001206

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Existentialism is a philosophy that emphasizes individual existence, freedom and is the view that humans define their own meaning in life, and try to make rational decisions despite existing in an irrational focuses on the question of human existence, and the feeling that there is no purpose or explanation at the core of existence.. It holds that, as there is no . Moreover, in his desire to give a complete and unbiased summary of Existentialist philosophies, M. Mounier writes many long and often extremely complex sentences. The French logical mind may be capable of grasping at a glance the complete meaning of such sentences, but modern English composition tries to avoid them. Existentialist Philosophies An Introduction Paperback – Aug by Emmanuel Mounier (Author) See all 13 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ Author: Emmanuel Mounier. 60 rows  Existentialism is a movement within continental philosophy that developed in the late .

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