Irrational Man: A Study in Existential Philosophy

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Doubleday, 1958 - Existentialism - 278 pages
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Wonderful introduction to Existentialism. - Goodreads
Classic, lucid, gracefully written overview. - Goodreads
This is an excellent introduction to existentialism. - Goodreads
Decent introduction to existential philosophy. - Goodreads
The intro book to Existential philosophy. - Goodreads
This book is only an introduction, though. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Mark - Goodreads

Intelligent yet not difficult to read book on existentialism. Provides history of this philosophy and gives examples of the diverse thinkers who are considered existentialists though several of them ... Read full review

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User Review  - Glenn Russell - Goodreads

I first read William Barrett's Irrational Man back in college 45 years ago and was inspired to spend the next several years reading Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Dostoyevsky, Kafka,, Berdyaev and Shestov ... Read full review

Contents

The Advent of Existentialism
3
The Encounter with Nothingness
23
The Testimony of Modern Art
42
Copyright

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