Heidegger: The Introduction of Nazism into Philosophy in Light of the Unpublished Seminars of 1933-1935

Heidegger: The Introduction of Nazism into Philosophy in Light of the Unpublished Seminars of 1933-1935

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ISBN-13: 9780300172072
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication date: 05/31/2011
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 464
Sales rank: 896,817
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Emmanuel Faye is associate professor at the University Paris Ouest–Nanterre La Défense and an authority on Descartes. Michael B. Smith is professor emeritus of French and philosophy at Berry College and the translator of numerous philosophical works into English.

Table of Contents

Foreword to the English Edition Tom Rockmore vii

Preface xxiii

Acknowledgments xxvii

Introduction 1

1 Before 1933: Heidegger's Radicalism, the Destruction of the Philosophical Tradition, and the Call to Nazism 8

2 Heidegger, the "Bringing into Line," and the New Student Law 39

3 Work Camps, the Health of the People, and the Hard Race in the Lectures and Speeches of 1933-1934 59

4 The Courses of 1933-1935: From the Question of Man to the Affirmation of the People and the German Race 87

5 Heidegger's Hitlerism in the Seminar On the Essence and Concepts of Nature, History, and State 113

6 Heidegger, Carl Schmitt, and Alfred Baeumler: The Struggle Against the Enemy and His Extermination 151

7 Law and Race: Erik Wolf Between Heidegger, Schmitt, and Rosenberg 173

8 Heidegger and the Longevity of the Nazi State in the Unpublished Seminar on Hegel and the State 203

9 From the Justification of Racial Selection to the Ontological Negationism of the Bremen Lectures 243

Conclusion 316

Appendix A The Political Trustworthiness of the Parteigenosse Heidegger According to the Secret Reports of the SD 325

Appendix B Excerpt from Heidegger's Rectorship Address, Published Alongside the Anti-Semitic Theses of the Deutsche Studentenschaft in 1938 by Ernst Forsthoff 331

Notes 335

Bibliography 411

Index 431

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