Being and Nothingness
Being and Nothingness: An Essay on Phenomenological Ontology is a book written by French philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre. Published in 1943, Being and Nothingness aimed to make certain the facts of human existence. Sartre wanted to show that free will exists. It can be considered part of a type of philosophy called existentialism.
- Neil Levy, Sartre (Oxford: Oneworld Publications, 2002), p. 111
- Existentialist Literature and Aesthetics, ed. William Leon McBride (New York; London: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1997), p. 104