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Voltaire and Camus

the limits of reason and the awareness of absurdity

SVEC
Vol. No.
Vol. No.: 

138

Author: 
Patrick Henry
Publication Date
Publication Date: 
1975
ISBN
ISBN: 
978-0-7294-0018-3
Pages
Pages: 
261
Price Sterling (£): 
35

About the Book

About the Book: 


Preface

Abbreviations

Introduction

Part I. Anti-rationalism and the limits of reason

Part II. The refusal to abandon reason and the proper sphere and limited validity of rationality

Part III. The absurd and its fictional portrayal

a. Camus's L'Etranger

b. Voltaire's Candide

Conclusion

List of works cited

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