Author: Philosophical Library
Editor(s): Philosophical Library
Publisher: Manjul Publishing House
ISBN/UPC (if available): 8186775692
The Philosophical Library presents the most important thinkers through the ages and their most influential writings.
Jean-Paul Sartre, a significant voice in the creation of existential thought, explored the ways human existence in unique among all life forms in its capacity to choose. In this important collection of his writings, focusing on the meanings of perception, knowledge, and especially being, the reader will discover how Sartre's doctrine, which outlines with beautiful clarity the meaning of existence as he defined it, relates to the practical demands of living.
The point of view of pure knowledge is contradictory; there is only the point of view of engaged knowledge.