Martin Heidegger Key Concepts

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Addresses and clarifies Heidegger's basic concepts for the uninitiated.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781844651993
  • Publisher: Acumen Publishing
  • Publication date: 10/1/2009
  • Series: Key Concepts Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 306
  • Sales rank: 1,399,473
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Bret W. Davis is assistant professor of philosophy, Loyola College in Maryland.

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Table of Contents


Introduction Key concepts in Heidegger's thinking of being Bret W. Davis Davis, Bret W.

1 Hermeneutics of facticity Theodore Kisiel Kisiel, Theodore 1

2 Phenomenology: Heidegger after Husserl and the Greeks Gunter Figal Figal, Gunter 33

3 Dasein as being-in-the-world Timothy Stapleton Stapleton, Timothy 44

4 Care and authenticity Charles E. Scott Scott, Charles E. 57

5 Being and time Richard Polt Polt, Richard 69

6 The turn Thomas Sheehan Sheehan, Thomas 82

7 Heidegger, National Socialism and the German People Charles Bambach Bambach, Charles 102

8 Truth as aletheia and the clearing of beyng Daniel O. Dahlstrom Dahlstrom, Daniel O. 116

9 The work of art Jonathan Dronsfield Dronsfield, Jonathan 128

10 Ereignis: the event of appropriation Daniela Vallega-Neu Vallega-Neu, Daniela 140

11 The history of being Peter Warnek Warnek, Peter 155

12 Will and Gelassenheit Bret W. Davis Davis, Bret W. 168

13 Ge-stell: enframing as the essence of technology Hans Ruin Ruin, Hans 183

14 Language and poetry John T. Lysaker Lysaker, John T. 195

15 The fourfold Andrew J. Mitchell Mitchell, Andrew J. 208

16 Ontotheology and the question of god(s) Ben Vedder Vedder, Ben 219

17 Heidegger on Christianity and divinity: a chronological compendium Bret W. Davis Davis, Bret W. 231

Chronology of Heidegger's life 260

Bibliography 266

Index 281

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