By John Foley

Adopting an interdisciplinary strategy, encompassing philosophy, literature, politics and background, John Foley examines the entire breadth of Camus' rules to supply a complete and rigorous examine of his political and philosophical idea and an important contribution to a variety of debates present in Camus examine. Foley argues that the coherence of Camus' notion can top be understood via an intensive realizing of the techniques of 'the absurd' and 'revolt' in addition to the relation among them. This e-book encompasses a designated 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 present postcolonial critique of Camus' humanism, and a sustained research of Camus' most vital and regularly ignored paintings, "L'Homme revolte" (The Rebel).

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