Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019-01-01 Liminal Manifestation and the Elusive Nature of Consciousness -- ProtoSociology, special volume on approaches to pre-reflective self-awarenessProtoSociology.  36:264-296. 2019-01-01
2018-01-01 Could Sartre have been a Free Market Capitalist? -- ?”, response article to W. Irwin’s The Free Market Existentialist (New York: Blackwell, 2015)Sartre Studies International.  23:84-100. 2018-01-01
2015-01-01 A Critique of Freedom as a Value: Defending the Early Sartre against Moral RelativismSartre Studies International.  21:108-117. 2015-01-01
2015-01-01 A Philosophical BiographySartre Studies International.  22. 2015-01-01
2015-01-01 Is Violence Necessarily in Bad Faith?Sartre Studies International.  21:60-73. 2015-01-01
2010-12-01 Sartre, Aronson, Atheism and Ethics: A Atypical AnalysisSartre Studies International.  16. 2010-12-01
2008-10-01 Bad Faith is Necessarily SocialSartre Studies International.  14. 2008-10-01
2008-10-01 The Misplaced Chapter on Bad Faith, or Reading Being and Nothingness in ReverseSartre Studies International.  14. 2008-10-01
2007-07-01 "The Cartesian Unconscious"History of Philosophy Quarterly.  24:297-315. 2007-07-01
2004-01-01 Sartre and Foucault on Ideal "Constraint"Satre Studies International.  10:56-76. 2004-01-01
2002-01-01 Two Dogmas of Sartrean ExistentialismPhilosophy Today.  28:46:5. 2002-01-01


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2020-01-01 The Sartrean Mind.  London: Routledge. 2020-01-01


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2020-01-01 On the Structure and Method of Being and Nothingness.  London: Routledge. 143-157. 2020-01-01
2020-01-01 Preface,” The Sartrean Mind.  London: Routledge. 1-7. 2020-01-01
2020-01-01 Sartre: A Biographical Sketch.  London: Routledge. 8-21. 2020-01-01
2017-01-01 The Moral Tragedy of the Biological Imperative: What Nietzsche Can and Cannot Teach us about the Evolution of Morality -- Nature of Ethics – The Ethics of Nature.  Lexington Books. 168. 2017-01-01
2016-01-01 A Sketch of Sartre’s Error Theory of Introspection -- Prereflective Consciousness: Sartre and Contemporary Philosophy of Mind.  London: Routledge. 532. 2016-01-01
2013-02-01 "What is a Phenomenological Ontology?".  Springer Verlag. 327-350. 2013-02-01
2010-11-01 Sartre on the Limits, Obstacles, and Constraints of Freedom.  Cambridge Scholars Press. 2010-11-01
2010-11-01 “The Misplaced Chapter on Bad Faith, or Reading Being and Nothingness in Reverse”,.  Zetabooks. 2010-11-01
2010-09-01 “What is It Like to be Free”.  Routledge. 2010-09-01
2009-03-01 Beauvoir and Sartre on Freedom, Intersubjectivity, and Normative Justification.  Indiana University Press. 2009-03-01


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2020-01-01 In Praise of Richmond’s New Translation of L'Être et le néantSartre Studies International. 2020-01-01
2018-01-01 We: Reviving Social HopeSartre Studies International. 2018-01-01
2016-01-01 Sartre: A Philosophical BiographySartre Studies International. 2016-01-01
2013-03-01 Review of Stephen Wang's Aquinas and Sartre: On Freedom, Personal Identity and the Possibility of HappinessSartre Studies International. 127-132. 2013-03-01
2009-10-01 Review of T. Storm Heter’s Sartre’s Ethics of EngagementSartre Studies International. 2009-10-01
2004-01-01 Camus and Sartre: The Story of a Friendship and the Quarrel That Ended ItUniversity of Chicago Press. 2004-01-01


Teaching Overview

  • Continental Philosophy, Phenomenology, and Existentialism
  • Full Name

  • Matthew C Eshleman