By Witold Gombrowicz
In a small literary gem packed with sardonic wit, great insights, and provocative feedback Witold Gombrowicz discusses Kant, Hegel, Schopenhauer, Kierkegaard, Sartre, and Heidegger in six "one-hour" essays—and addresses Marxism in a "fifteen-minute" piece.
"Who hasn't needed for a painless approach to discover what the large photographs of philosophy—Hegel and Kant, Nietzsche and Sartre—thought of the human ? It hasn't ever been effortless examining such bold thinkers, and such a lot explainers and textbooks both go wrong or bloodbath the language. So think my excitement in beginning Witold Gombrowicz's Guide to Philosophy in Six Hours and Fifteen Minutes, an outstanding attempt at summarizing options in daring, declarative sentences. . . . [This e-book] is just like the direction in philosophy you would like you had taken."—David Lehman, Bloomberg News
"A needs to for each reader of Gombrowicz."—Denis Hollier, ny University
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A Guide to Philosophy in Six Hours and Fifteen Minutes (The Margellos World Republic of Letters) by Witold Gombrowicz