Reflecting the profound influence he continues to exert on popular consciousness, Camus examines the complete body of works of French author and philosopher Albert Camus, providing a comprehensive analysis of Camus’ most important works—most notably The Myth of Sisyphus, The Stranger, The Fall, The Plague, and The Rebel—within the framework of his basic ethical orientation.
- Makes Camus’ concerns clear in terms that will resonate with contemporary readers
- Reveals the unity and integrity of Camus’ writings and political activities
- Discusses Camus’ ongoing relevance by showing how he prefigures many postmodern positions in philosophy, literature, and politics
|Series:||Blackwell Great Minds Series , #15|
|Product dimensions:||6.70(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.80(d)|
Table of Contents
List of Abbreviations.
Introduction: Situating Camus.
1. Camus’s Life.
2. The Absurd.
8. Exile and Rebirth.