Definition of Existentialist philosophy
1. Noun. (philosophy) a 20th-century philosophical movement chiefly in Europe; assumes that people are entirely free and thus responsible for what they make of themselves.
Category relationships: Philosophy
Generic synonyms: Philosophical Doctrine, Philosophical Theory
Examples of category: Depersonalisation, Depersonalization
Derivative terms: Existentialist
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Literary usage of Existentialist philosophy
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1. Calcutta Review by University of Calcutta (1844)
"... the existential schools usually known us the system of existentialist philosophy which is more a hotchpotch than a will grounded system of philosophy. ..."