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Diary of a Philosophy Student: Volume 1, 1926-27

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Revelatory insights into the early life and thought of the preeminent French feminist philosopher

Dating from her years as a philosophy student at the Sorbonne, this is the 1926-27 diary of the teenager who would become the famous French philosopher, author, and feminist, Simone de Beauvoir. Written years before her first meeting with Jean-Paul Sartre, these diaries reveal
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Hardcover, 392 pages
Published October 28th 2006 by University of Illinois Press (first published October 10th 2006)
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"I presently think that it suffices to live well " is a kinda thing she says. i like talking like that. simone is really smart navigating through her various crisis too.



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Simone de Beauvoir was a French author and philosopher. She wrote novels, monographs on philosophy, politics, and social issues, essays, biographies, and an autobiography. She is now best known for her metaphysical novels, including She Came to Stay and The Mandarins, and for her 1949 treatise The Second Sex, a detailed analysis of women's oppression and a foundational tract of contemporary femini ...more
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“وكانت رتابة حياة الكبار تثير شفقتي دائماً , وحين أدركت أن هذه الحياة ستكون عما قريب من نصيبي , أستولى علي الضيق” 10 likes
“I would have to have a bit of heroism and get out of myself. But I love myself so much!” 4 likes
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