Contemporary French philosophy : a study in norms and values / Colin Smith.

London : Methuen, [1964] .

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Subjects Philosophie française -- 20e siècle.
Philosophy, French -- 20th century.
Philosophy, French.
Description 266 pages ; 23 cm
Copyright Date [1964]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-262) , bibliographical footnotes and index.
Contents The search for significance: Absurdity. The gulf between man and his world / Camus ; Transcendence. The pursuit of meaning as a necessary but "useless passion" / Sartre ; Participation. A vindication of being-in-itself as meaningful / Louis Lavelle -- The role of reason and the concept: Mediation. between subject and object / Alquie ; Assimilating. Force within the world / Andre Lalande ; Dissimilating. Force for the production of new meanings / Gaston Bachelard and E. Morot-Sir -- Expression. The extraction of provisional meanings from the permanently indeterminate / Merleau-Ponty ; The rejection of "expressionism." The "logos" as the "rule" of thought / Brice Parain -- Norms and values: Closed and open evolutionary morality / Bergson ; Involutionary morality / Andre Lalande ; The creation of values / Raymond Polin ; The contingency of value / Vladimir Jankelevitch ; Detail and atmosphere / Rene Le Senne -- Towards a definition of authenticity: The instant ; Choice ; The authentic and everyday / Camus ; Universality and particularity -- Saint-Exupery.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)3765822
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WorldCat Identities Smith, Colin, 1914-
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