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This is the first time that a seminal collection of fourteen essays by Martin Heidegger (originally published in German under the title Wegmarken) has appeared in English in its complete form. The volume includes new or first-time translations of seven essays, and thoroughly revised, updated versions of the other seven. They will prove an essential resource for all students of Heidegger, whether they work in philosophy, literary theory, religious studies or intellectual history.
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"McNeill...has done scholars of contemporay thought a great service by bringing together for the first time in English a translation of Heidegger's classic collection of 14 pieces Wegmarken, as it is now found in volume 9 of his Gesamtausabe....All the translations are uniformly excellent, making this text an excellent choice for all collections supporting undergraduate and graduate programs in philosophy." Choice
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780521433624
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Publication date: 4/28/1998
  • Pages: 399
  • Product dimensions: 5.98 (w) x 8.98 (h) x 1.18 (d)

Table of Contents

Editor's Preface; Preface to the German edition; Comments on Karl Jaspers's Psychology of Worldviews (1919–21); Phenomenology and Theology (1927); From the Last Marburg Lecture Course (1928); What is Metaphysics? (1929); On the Essence of Ground (1929); On the Essence of Truth (1930); Plato's Doctrine of Truth (1931/32, 1940); On the Essence and Concept in Aristotle's Physics B, 1 (1939); Postscript to 'What is Metaphysics?' (1943); Letter on Humanism (1946); Introduction to 'What is Metaphysics?' (1949); On the Question of Being (1955); Hegel and the Greeks (1958); Kant's Thesis About Being (1961); Notes; References; Editor's postscript to the German edition.
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