How one might convert the insights of Sartre's existentialism into a guide for action, however, is not at all obvious.
Most of the words spoken seem like an abstract treatise on existentialism and determinism.
Although he is indeed a co-father of existentialism with Kierkegaard, for some reason he has not generally been acknowledged as such.
The next three chapters examine the religious existentialism of Kierkegaard, Dostoevsky, and Nietzsche.
He read deeply on the subject of existentialism , having long conversations with Jean-Paul Sartre.
On the other hand, Sartre articulates the fundamental statement of existentialism in this way: life precedes what is of the essence.
He published On Humanism, a letter to Beaufret in which he distanced his own philosophy from French existentialism .
The non-Christian version of existentialism is attributable to Martin Heidegger and Jean Paul-Sartre.
Here, existentialism belied the positivist socio-political attitudes of the official regimes and motivated political opposition.
The argument was directed at the individualist ontology of existentialism in favour of a more communitarian one.