By Stephen Michelman
Existentialism is the philosophy of human life, which flourished first in Germany within the Twenties and Nineteen Thirties after which in France within the decade following the top of worldwide warfare II. The operative which means of existentialism this is hence broader than it was once circa 1945 whilst the time period first won forex in France as a label for the philosophy of Jean-Paul Sartre. notwithstanding, it's significantly much less extensive than the view proposed by means of commentators within the Fifties and Nineteen Sixties who, in an try and triumph over Sartre's hegemony, came upon the seeds of existentialism all over the place: in Shakespeare, Saint Augustine, and the previous testomony prophets. during this dictionary, existentialism is known as a decidedly 20th-century phenomenon, even though with roots within the nineteenth century. attempt has been made to appreciate the philosophy of existentialism, as all philosophies can be understood, as a part of an ongoing highbrow culture: an evolving heritage of difficulties, suggestions, and arguments.
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The A to Z of Existentialism by Stephen Michelman