"I can want only the freedom of others." - Jean-Paul Sartre. Jean-Paul Sartre is best known as the preeminent philosopher of individual freedom. He is the one who told us that we are totally free. Robert Bernasconi shows how the early existentialist Sartre became, in stages, the political champion of the oppressed. Extracts are drawn from the full range of Sartre's writings: the novel "Nausea", the drama "No Exit", the political essay "Communists and Peace", as well as the major philosophical texts, "Being and Nothingness", ...

How to Read Sartre 2007, W. W. Norton & Company, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780393329520

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How to Read Sartre 2006, Granta Books, London

ISBN-13: 9781862078758