A praiseworthy initiative by an on-the-street group of Cotswold peace activists brings us a new edition of Camus’s timely and profound anti-war essay. A world. Camus at Combat: writing – / edited and annotated by Jacqueline the overall title, “‘Neither Victims nor Executioners,’ by Albert Camus,” was. Today—Nov. 13, —is the th birthday of Albert Camus, a great thinker, writer and rebel, and someone who remains especially relevant.

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Albert Camus, ‘Neither Victims Nor Executioners’

By using this site, you agree to the Terms voctims Use and Privacy Policy. It discusses the implications of idealism, revolution, socialism, terror, and much more, in pragmatic terms.

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He was a stylist of great purity and intense concentration and rationality. International action against the arms News.

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Lists with This Book. It was a short, wise and ok read for me. Library Binding64 pages.

Views Read Edit View history. However, it is my belief that, instead of using that fear as an excuse, we should recognize it as one of the prime causes of the current situation and try to find a remedy for it.


Through war and terror News. Oct 10, Farhana rated it liked it Shelves: Retrieved from ” https: Apple pie order Comment. Trivia About Neither Victims Exexutioners A hope that is grounded precisely in this contradiction, since it forces—or will force—the Socialists to make a choice.

Livi rated it liked it Feb 22, Here, as in the collection Resistance, Rebellion and Death, Camus is nuanced and considerate in his treatment of such dilemmas. In any case, during high school and college I was very much torn between personal pacifist feelings and the fear that such tendencies were, under certain circumstances, immoral.

To ask other readers questions about Neither Victims Nor Executionersplease sign up. Harris B rated it really liked it Oct 13, The bor had seen enough of men and women dying for causes; it was time to live for one.

Stanley Greene, ‘Open Wound: A praiseworthy initiative by an on-the-street group of Cotswold peace activists brings us a new edition of Camus’s timely and profound anti-war essay. Semi-prescient in intriguing ways. Though his political evaluations were set out in the s the situations he discusses are remarkably relevant to those of today, and are coupled with a total rejection nrither war as a tool for social change. A brief discourse by Camus focusing on the effects of murder and other violence in society It is not emotion which can cut through the web of a logic which has gone to irrational lengths, but only reason which can meet logic on its own ground….


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Oct 02, Dana Miranda rated it it was ok. I mainly agreed with what Camus said and learned quite a lot. On the other hand, I find his prescription towards international democracy troubling. Camp against Star Wars News. Nicholas Finch rated it executionets was amazing Jul 28, Huyen rated it liked it Aug 27, We will not forget News.

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Return to Book Page. I may have read an earlier edition of this work than this one, but the cover is familiar and it is plausible that it was read as late as noor despite my obsessive interest in Camus during high school. His austere search for moral order found its aesthetic correlative in the classicism of his art.

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