Sartre, Foucault and Reason in History: A Study in Comparative Rationalities
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Fellowship Work Summary, 1991–92
Thomas R. Flynn completed seven chapters of the first volume and one chapter of the second volume of his project, Sartre, Foucault and Reason in History: A Study in Comparative Rationalities. He wrote a number of entries, including a long essay on Sartre, for the Dictionary of Existentialism, and the Encyclopedia of Time, a review piece—"Sartre, The Last Ten Years"—for Research in Phenomenology, and several essays to be included in forthcoming collections: "Foucault's Mapping of History" for a volume in the Cambridge University Press series, "Companion to the Philosophers"; "The Possibility/Impossibility of a Foucaldian Ethics"; and "Benign Nihilism: Violence and Power."