Sketch for a Theory of the Emotions

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Sketch for a Theory of the Emotions
Sketch for a Theory of the Emotions (French edition).jpg
The French edition
Author Jean-Paul Sartre
Original title Esquisse d'une théorie des émotions
Country France
Language French
Subject Philosophy
Published 1939
Media type Print

Sketch for a Theory of the Emotions (French: Esquisse d'une théorie des émotions) is a 1939 book by Jean-Paul Sartre.

Summary[edit]

Sartre analyses prior ideas, including psychoanalytic theories before presenting his own phenomenological analysis.

Editions[edit]

  • The Emotions: Outline of a Theory, Bernard Frechtman, tr. The Philosophical Library, 1948

External links[edit]

  • Summary on The Internet Encyclopedia on Philosophy.
  • Excerpt on Sartre.org.