The Resource Utopian pessimist : the life and thought of Simone Weil, David McLellan

Utopian pessimist : the life and thought of Simone Weil, David McLellan

Label
Utopian pessimist : the life and thought of Simone Weil
Title
Utopian pessimist
Title remainder
the life and thought of Simone Weil
Statement of responsibility
David McLellan
Title variation
  • Life and thought of Simone Weil
  • Simone Weil
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the life and thought of the spiritual writer who fought in the Spanish Civil War, journeyed to Germany during the ascent of the Nazis, and worked to establish an immediate link between Christian and Greek thought
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McLellan, David
Index
index present
LC call number
B2430.W47
LC item number
A3 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Weil, Simone
  • Weil, Simone
  • Weil, Simone
  • Philosophers
  • Philosophy, French
  • Philosophers
  • Philosophy, French
  • Filosofen
  • Biographie
  • France
Label
Utopian pessimist : the life and thought of Simone Weil, David McLellan
Link
https://archive.org/details/utopianpessimist00mclerich
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction --- 1. Paris: Childhood and Adolescence --- 2. Paris: Student Days --- 3. Le Puy: Teacher and Anarchist --- 4. Oppression and Liberty --- 5. Paris: Factory Year --- 6. Paris: The Drift to War --- 7. Paris: War and History --- 8. Marseilles: Life --- 9. Marseilles: Thought --- 10. New York: Waiting --- 11. London: Politics and Death ---- Conclusion ---- Appendix: Simone Weil: 'On Human Personality'
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 316 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780671685218
Lccn
89048195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)20722564
  • (OCoLC)ocm20722564
Label
Utopian pessimist : the life and thought of Simone Weil, David McLellan
Link
https://archive.org/details/utopianpessimist00mclerich
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction --- 1. Paris: Childhood and Adolescence --- 2. Paris: Student Days --- 3. Le Puy: Teacher and Anarchist --- 4. Oppression and Liberty --- 5. Paris: Factory Year --- 6. Paris: The Drift to War --- 7. Paris: War and History --- 8. Marseilles: Life --- 9. Marseilles: Thought --- 10. New York: Waiting --- 11. London: Politics and Death ---- Conclusion ---- Appendix: Simone Weil: 'On Human Personality'
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 316 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780671685218
Lccn
89048195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)20722564
  • (OCoLC)ocm20722564

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