New PDF release: Albert Camus: From the Absurd to Revolt

By John Foley

Adopting an interdisciplinary strategy, encompassing philosophy, literature, politics and historical past, John Foley examines the complete breadth of Camus' principles to supply a finished and rigorous research of his political and philosophical idea and an important contribution to a number debates present in Camus examine. Foley argues that the coherence of Camus' idea can most sensible be understood via a radical knowing of the options of 'the absurd' and 'revolt' in addition to the relation among them. This booklet incorporates a exact dialogue of Camus' writings for the newspaper "Combat", a scientific research of Camus' dialogue of the ethical legitimacy of political violence and terrorism, a reassessment of the existing postcolonial critique of Camus' humanism, and a sustained research of Camus' most crucial and often missed paintings, "L'Homme revolte" (The Rebel).

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