Marx's Theory of Alienation

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It was exemplified by the paintings and illustrations of Gustav Klimt, first President of the Vienna Secession, as well as poster designs by Alphonse Mucha (1860-1939), Arthur Rackham and Aubrey Beardsley, and serpentine architectural motifs by Victor Horta of the Les Vingt artists group in Brussels. On the contrary what Abraham tries to achieve is a personal relation with the author of the moral law. Somewhat confusingly, the term Tachisme was used differently in the 1880s by the critic Felix Feneon to describe the painting technique of Impressionists, and again in the 1900s by the artist Maurice Denis referring to the Italian Macchiaioli artists and the Parisian Fauve painters.
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The Logical Universe: The Real Universe (Avebury Series in

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More often the defining ideas of any philosophical movement are templates on which individual thinkers develop their own particular ideas. As recognized even in the legal world, art is something apart. Total faith in the hierarchy and the rule of law in society meant that he was unwilling to reflect and see the bigger picture. Pascal says: "When I consider the short duration of my life, swallowed up in the eternity before and after, and the little space I fill, and even can see, engulfed in the infinite immensity of space of which I am ignorant, and which knows me not, I am frightened, and am astonished at being here rather than there, why now rather than then." --by T.
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Kierkegaard's Philosophy of Becoming: Movements and

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Michel Foucault would also be considered an existentialist through his use of history to reveal the constant alterations of created meaning, thus proving history's failure to produce a cohesive version of reality. When looking into the biological world, Taylor clearly describes how much of it can be identified with the Greek tale of Sisyphus. The Puritan revolt, led by Oliver Cromwell, overthrew King Charles I and beheaded him in a public execution in Whitehall in 1648.
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Basic Writings of Existentialism (Modern Library Classics)

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However, what Pascal did not write about was that people can create and change their fundamental values and beliefs. As he puts it, “value derives its being from its exigency and not its exigency from its being.” The exigency of value cannot be grounded in being itself, since it would thereby lose its character as an ought; it would “cease even to be value” since it would have the kind of exigency (contrary to freedom) possessed by a mere cause. Many of the greatest and best-known composers of this century, including Russian composers Sergei Rachmaninoff, Sergei Prokofiev, and Dmitri Shostakovich, and British composer Benjamin Britten, have been those who have written music directly descended from the approved models of the past, while investing these forms with a style and modernistic tone of their own.
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The Remarkable Existentialists

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Kierkegaard is not at all interested in ontology, and in this respect he is more existential than Heidegger or Sartre. Which of the following is part of leading a virtuous life, according to Judaism? This is not to say that things do not exist except as they are observed, but that the process of observing in and of itself requires a relation between the observer and that observed, just as "objects" require a relationship with other objects in order to exist.
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Volume 17: Kierkegaard's Pseudonyms (Kierkegaard Research:

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Meaning comes from experience and application. The waiter is a man playing at being a waiter. The book uses personal relationships, such as the ones one forms with other humans ("Thou"), to explain the human relationship to God, who is seen as the ultimate "Thou." In this experience that "nothing is holding me back", one senses the lack of anything that predetermines one to either throw oneself off or to stand still, and one experiences one's own freedom.
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Existence and Consolation: Reinventing Ontology, Gnosis, and

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Modernist authors felt betrayed by the war, believing the institutions in which they were taught to believe had led the civilized world into a bloody conflict. Secondly, they can occur as a result of what I call an ‘intensification and stilling of life-energy.’ This happens when certain activities or situations have the effect of halting or reducing our normal ‘outflow’ of energy, so that our vitality becomes concentrated inside us. Harry clearly states that he "wasn't thinking about the birds or the cane" prior to this incident.
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On Nietzsche

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Suffered another attack of tuberculosis in 1942. There is, however, a subset of existential writers who combine religious feelings with Existentialism. This project-for-itself can be experienced only as a living possession; there is an incompatibility between existence-for-itself and objective existence. After the stock market crash of 1929, the country suffered desperate times, and the cautious conservatism that had characterized the generations of the Depression and the war gave way to a new youth culture.
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Husserl, Heidegger, and the Space of Meaning: Paths Toward

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What people would prefer would be to be born either a coward or a hero. Kant, a quiet little professor at a college in his own hometown, created a revolution in thinking that has affected every person now alive. The parallels to the French Resistance and the Nazi occupation have been drawn. Experiential learning focuses on developing these important skills within students, helping them better prepare for college and life as a productive member of the workplace, regardless of the chosen career path.
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The Nihilist

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Yes, we are fundamentally time-bound beings, but we are also, much, much more than that. A number of 1940s and 1950s-era films explored existential themes, including the US film noir genre, which explored the ambiguous moral dilemmas of people drawn into the gangster underworld. Therefore, he argues that we should not assert anything about that which we do not see ourselves. Usually, Straight Photographers produce black-and-white pictures. Harry plays in patches of cane "where," he thinks, "the Jap snipers should've ideally been sitting in the high crotches and just ready to be potted by my air rifle."
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