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Title Late philosophical writings / Simone Weil ; edited and with an introduction by Eric O. Springsted ; translated by Eric O. Springsted and Lawrence E. Schmidt.
Author Weil, Simone, 1909-1943.
Publication Notre Dame, Indiana : University of Notre Dame Press, [2015]
Description viii, 204 pages ; 23 cm
Call # 194 W
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Simone Weil on philosophy -- Essay on the concept of reading -- Some reflections on the concept of value: on Valéry's claim that philosophy is poetry -- Philosophy -- God in Plato -- Notes on the concept of character -- What is sacred in every human being? -- The first condition for the work of a free person (translated by Lawrence E. Schmidt) -- Literature and morals -- The responsibilities of literature -- At the price of an infinite error: the scientific image, ancient and modern.
Note Translated from the French.
Subject Weil, Simone, 1909-1943.
Philosophy, French -- 20th century.
Weil, Simone, 1909-1943. (OCoLC)fst00027675
Philosophy, French. (OCoLC)fst01060959
1900 - 1999
Addl. Author Springsted, Eric O.
Schmidt, Lawrence, 1942-
Addl. Title Works. Selections. English. 2015
Alt Title Simone Weil
ISBN 9780268041502 paperback alkaline paper
0268041504 paperback alkaline paper

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