Political Writings (Beauvoir Series) by Simone de Beauvoir,Margaret A. Simons,Marybeth

By Simone de Beauvoir,Margaret A. Simons,Marybeth Timmermann,Sylvie Le Bon Beauvoir

Political Writings bargains an abundance of newly translated essays via Simone de Beauvoir that reveal a heretofore unknown part of her political philosophy. the quantity strains approximately 3 many years of Beauvoir's leftist political engagement, from exposés of stipulations in fascist Spain and Portugal in 1945 and hard-hitting assaults on right-wing French intellectuals within the Nineteen Fifties, to the 1962 safeguard of an Algerian freedom fighter Djamila Boupacha and a 1975 article arguing for what's now referred to as the "two-state answer" in Israel. additionally, this assortment comprises provocative essays during which Beauvoir analyzes American politics in methods of specific curiosity to students today.


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