Irrational Man

A Study in Existential Philosophy

By William Barrett
(Anchor Books, Paperback, 9780385031387, 314pp.)

Publication Date: July 1962

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Widely recognized as the finest definition of existentialist Philosophy, this book introduced existentialism to America in 1958. Barrett discusses the views of 19th and 20th century existentialists Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Heidegger, and Sartre and interprets the impact of their thinking on literature, art, and philosophy.




About the Author
D. T. SUZUKI (1869-1966), born and educated in Japan, was the chief emissary of Zen in the West. In addition to lecturing extensively throughout the world, he held teaching positions in Japan and at Columbia University.
WILLIAM BARRETT is a distinguished philosopher and teacher, and was instrumental in introducing existentialism to America. He is the author of "The Death of the Soul" and "Irrational Man," He lives in Westchester County, New York.
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