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Topic: Authors: JEAN-PAUL SARTRE

Background Infomation

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Dates: 1905-1980
Nationality: French

Literary Periods: 
Inter-War Period,1918-1939; 
Modernist Period, 1899-1945; 
Postwar Period, 1945-1999;
Twentieth Century, 1900-1999

Literary Movements: 
- Existentialism
- Phenomenology
- Marxism
- Hermeneutics

Brief Biography





Scrbner Writers Series[Database]
Essay and biography on the life and works of Jean-Paul Sartre, complete works and suggested reading bibliographies  

Literature Resource Center [DATABASE] 
Includes entries from Dictionary of Literary Biography, Contemporary Authors, Twayne's Authors Series, and Scribner Writers Series

Literature Online (LION)
Biographical overview, complete bibliography, journal articles, audio & video recordings, and recommended Web site

Literary Encyclopedia 

Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy 

Philosopher's Index 

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy


 Books, essays, and journal articles indexed in MLA International Bibliography  [Database]

MLA International Bibliography is the definitive literary research database, indexing the most authoritative Sartre scholarship published in books and academic journals.  MLA indexes and links to the entire JSTOR literary research collection as well as linking to many other full-text providers and the Colby College Libraries catalog.  If you discover books or articles through MLA that are not available at Colby or through our lending partners, please request these items using your ILLiad Account.

Works by Sartre:


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