GORDON MARINO BASIC WRITINGS OF EXISTENTIALISM PDF
Apr 13, The Paperback of the Basic Writings of Existentialism by Gordon Marino at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!. Basic Writings of Existentialism has ratings and 35 reviews. Sarah said: Kierkagard said that if we were to undermine living with our heart because w. Dec 18, Edited and with an Introduction by Gordon Marino Basic Writings of Existentialism , unique to the Modern Library, presents the writings of key.
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Kierkegaard, from “The Sickness unto Death”: With no index existenialism enable better reading and comparison of ideas An excellent collection of existentialist works with good translations.
The editor gives a good intro to the topic and then we have an interesting selection from some of the top boys in the field. I avoided reading Kierkegaard on the first time through, and that was a wise choice on my part. I can’t forget Sartre. Aug 10, Gaze Santos rated it liked it.
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An excellent collection of existentialist essays from some of the exsitentialism. Jan 09, Miranda Brist rated it really liked it. This anthology brings together into one volume the most influential and commonly taught works of existentialism. Jun 22, Ellen rated it liked it. On the Genealogy of Morals: Philosophy Nonfiction Exitentialism History. Your display name should be at least 2 characters long.
With no index to enable better reading and comparison of ideas, no insightful commentary, and nothing outside of superficial contexts, this book is more a collection of works than an anthological tool, indicating it was published first and foremost for financial reasons. I picked this book up as a teenager and I’ve been interested in the topic ever since. Basic Writings of Existentialism, unique to the Modern Library, presents the writings of key nineteenth- and twentieth-century thinkers broadly united by their belief that because life has no inherent meaning humans can discover, we must determine meaning for ourselves.
This is especially noticeable with Kierkegaard and Dostoevsky, where I feel marnio context would have existsntialism in the understanding of the selection.
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Beyond Good and Evil. This anthology gordoj together into one volume the most influential and commonly taught works of existentialism. I suspect that I am simply too stupid to understand philosophy. The Mysterious Affair at Styles. Amazing collection of essential existentialism works. As for myself, I somehow soldiered on another couple of hundred pages before existentialisj up completely, and as a last ditch attempt at this subject, picked up “Existentialism for Dummies”.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The Sickness Unto Death.
Basic Writings of Existentialism
I am smart enough to understand that life is pointless, but too stupid to understand the solution as presented in books such as this one. As I read the book, I felt like a gorcon man groping for their hands while Marino, in exasperation, screamed, “No, his hand is to your left! The other stories are excellent, too. As for myself, I somehow soldiered on another couple of hundred pages before giving up completely, and as a last ditch writungs at this subject, picked up “Existentialis “Basic Writings” my ass.
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I’m no expert on existentialism but I really enjoyed this volume. Readers new to existentialism have as reliable a guide as the subject matter permits.
Existetialism not an introductory text and does not contain explanatory material, like in a Norton paperback for example; Marino lets the texts speak for themselves, except in places where a foreign language is quoted or a particularly obscure or obsolete idea is brought up.
This anthology brings together into one volume the most Edited and with an Introduction by Gordon Marino Basic Writings of Existentialism, unique to the Modern Library, presents the writings of key nineteenth- and twentieth-century thinkers broadly united by their belief that because life has no inherent meaning humans can discover, we must determine meaning for ourselves.