Albert Camus

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What is Albert Camus' view on the meaning of life?

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For Camus, life had no meaning, and it achieved meaning from its meaninglessness. It sounds strange, but this was his attitude. In "The Stranger," the death of "Mama" is insignificant; his murder of the Arab is for no specific reason, and he refuses to acknowledge belief in God, even when it will save his life. His thinking is typical of the time of people such as Nietzche, etc. who found life meaningless.

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