The search for meaning: philosophical vistas.


Memphis, Memphis State University Press [1971] .

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Subjects Life.
Meaning (Philosophy)
Signification (Philosophie)
Vie.
Description ix, 367 pages 24 cm
Copyright Date [1971]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The search for meaning -- A philosopher looks at science -- Fiction and myth in history -- Conversation with Einstein -- Science as a humanistic activity -- Why do we laugh and cry? -- Tragedy and human values -- Some philosophical considerations of literature -- The current crisis in the realm of values -- Historicism and basic existential ethics -- What are spiritual phenomena? -- Nietzsche and Judaism -- Nietzsche and methodological doubt in ethics -- Existential psychoanalysis and individual psychology -- Considerations of Albert Camus' doctrine -- Tolerance, its meaning and limits -- Kant and our time -- Unamuno and Ortega: the revival of philosophy in Spain -- Ortega y Gasset, existentialism and phenomenology -- Jean-Paul Sartre's philosophical theatre -- The timeliness of Balzac -- The Greek theatre and the meaning of Antigone's struggle -- Mazzini and the meaning of nationalism -- What is man? -- Retrospective and conclusion.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)154715
(OCoLC)ocm00154715
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WorldCat Identities Stern, Alfred, 1899-1980.
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