Posts tagged: jean-paul-sartre

  • Sartre’s philosophy of praxis

    Sartre’s philosophy of praxis

    If the celebrated existentialist philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre is remembered today it is likely to be for his novels and fiction, or for his post-war classic Being and Nothingness. Less often discussed is his groundbreaking work of Marxist philosophy, Critique of Dialectical Reasonand the philosophy of praxis he develops in it. But, as Lorenzo Buti argues, it is in this work that his true political power lies.