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256 Pages

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9781786940421

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Traces of War

Interpreting Ethics and Trauma in Twentieth-Century French Writing

Colin Davis

Liverpool University Press

Contemporary French and Francophone Cultures LUP

  • The book discusses some of the most important French writers and thinkers of the twentieth-century, including Sartre, Beauvoir, Camus, Ricoeur and Levinas
  • It contributes to trauma studies by combining its insights with those of hermeneutics
  • The material covered includes both literary and philosophical works
  • Although it deals with difficult material, it is written in an accessible manner