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Carried out in complete confidence by a close friend of Jean-Paul Sartre who was authorized to write his biography, these interviews allow readers entry into one of the most brilliant minds of the 20th century. In this revealing and impressive portrait, readers can witness some of Sartre’s greatest complexities, especially his inner struggle with the apparent contradiction between his point of view on freedom and the influence of social conditions on decision-making. Additionally, the philosopher elaborates on his thoughts regarding the Spanish Civil War, World War II, and the disintegration of colonialism. But the conversations also become personal, and Sartre discusses his conjugal life with Simone de Beauvoir, with whom he maintained an open relationship, as well as his use of amphetamines. Collected and edited with notable rigor and intensity, these conversations are a fascinating document about one of the most charismatic and polemic representatives of the figure of the committed intellectual who succeeded in piercing the minds of many people eager to change society with his thoughts.

 

Llevadas a cabo en completa confianza por un amigo íntimo de Jean-Paul Sartre quien fue autorizado para escribir su biografía, estas entrevistas hacen posible adentrarse en una de las mentes más brillantes del siglo XX. En este revelador e impresionante retrato se pueden observar las mayores complejidades de Sartre, en particular su lucha interna con la aparente contradicción entre sus puntos de vista sobre la libertad y la influencia de las condiciones sociales en la toma de decisiones. Además, el filósofo profundiza en sus consideraciones sobre la Guerra Civil española, la Segunda Guerra Mundial y la desintegración del colonialismo. Pero las conversaciones también se tornan íntimas y Sartre discute su vida conyugal con Simone de Beauvoir, con quien mantenía una relación abierta, así como su consumo de anfetaminas. Recogidas y editadas con notable rigor e intensidad, estas conversaciones son un documento fascinante sobre uno de los representantes más carismáticos y polémicos de la figura del intelectual comprometido, quien logró atravesar con sus ideas las mentes de muchas personas deseosas de cambiar la sociedad.

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Carried out in complete confidence by a close friend of Jean-Paul Sartre who was authorized to write his biography, these interviews allow readers entry into one of the most brilliant minds of the 20th century. In this revealing and impressive portrait, readers can witness some of Sartre’s greatest complexities, especially his inner struggle with the apparent contradiction between his point of view on freedom and the influence of social conditions on decision-making. Additionally, the philosopher elaborates on his thoughts regarding the Spanish Civil War, World War II, and the disintegration of colonialism. But the conversations also become personal, and Sartre discusses his conjugal life with Simone de Beauvoir, with whom he maintained an open relationship, as well as his use of amphetamines. Collected and edited with notable rigor and intensity, these conversations are a fascinating document about one of the most charismatic and polemic representatives of the figure of the committed intellectual who succeeded in piercing the minds of many people eager to change society with his thoughts.

 

Llevadas a cabo en completa confianza por un amigo íntimo de Jean-Paul Sartre quien fue autorizado para escribir su biografía, estas entrevistas hacen posible adentrarse en una de las mentes más brillantes del siglo XX. En este revelador e impresionante retrato se pueden observar las mayores complejidades de Sartre, en particular su lucha interna con la aparente contradicción entre sus puntos de vista sobre la libertad y la influencia de las condiciones sociales en la toma de decisiones. Además, el filósofo profundiza en sus consideraciones sobre la Guerra Civil española, la Segunda Guerra Mundial y la desintegración del colonialismo. Pero las conversaciones también se tornan íntimas y Sartre discute su vida conyugal con Simone de Beauvoir, con quien mantenía una relación abierta, así como su consumo de anfetaminas. Recogidas y editadas con notable rigor e intensidad, estas conversaciones son un documento fascinante sobre uno de los representantes más carismáticos y polémicos de la figura del intelectual comprometido, quien logró atravesar con sus ideas las mentes de muchas personas deseosas de cambiar la sociedad.

Product Details
Paperback (508 pages)
Published: August 1, 2012
Publisher: Sexto Piso Editorial
Imprint: Sexto Piso Editorial
ISBN: 9788496867956
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