- Paperback: 592 pages
- Publisher: NYRB Classics (5 July 2013)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1590174933
- ISBN-13: 978-1590174937
- Product Dimensions: 12.7 x 3.1 x 20.3 cm
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'a marvellously healing coherence in the mix of the personal and the philosophical.'(Sunday Herald)
JEAN-PAUL SARTRE (1905-1980) was a hugely influential French philosopher, novelist, playwright, and pamphleteer. In 1964 he declined the Nobel Prize for Literature. Among his most well-known works available in English are Nausea, Being and Nothingness, No Exit, Critique of Dialectical Reason, and The Words.
RONALD ARONSON is the author of The Dialectics of Disaster, After Marxism, Camus and Sartre and Living Without God. He teaches at Wayne State University.
ADRIAN VAN DEN HOVEN is Professor Emeritus at the University of Windsor and founding Executive Editor of Sartre Studies International. He has translated Sartre, Camus, and other French writers, and is the author of several books about Sartre. He was twice elected President of the North American Sartre Society.