The Thracian Maid and the Professional Thinker: Arendt and Heidegger

The Thracian Maid and the Professional Thinker: Arendt and Heidegger

by Jacques Taminiaux

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ISBN-13: 9780791438626
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 12/28/1997
Series: SUNY series in Contemporary Continental Philosophy Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 6.05(w) x 8.95(h) x 0.55(d)

About the Author

Jacques Taminiaux is Professor of Philosophy at Boston College and former Director of the Center for Phenomenological Studies at the University of Louvain-la-Neuve. He is the author of Heidegger and the Project of Fundamental Ontology and Poetics, Speculation, and Judgment: The Shadow of the Work of Art from Kant to Phenomenology, both published by SUNY Press.

Michael Gendre is Associate Professor of Philosophy at Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco.

Table of Contents


Introduction. The History of an Irony

1. The Phenomenologists of Action and Plurality

2. Speculative Individuation and the Life of Somebody

3. From Aristotle to Bios Theoretikos and Tragic Theoria

4. The Paradox of Belonging and Withdrawal

5. The Kehre and the Conflict between Thinking and Willing

6. Enduring thaumazein and Lacking Judgment

Appendix. Time and the Inner Conflicts of the Mind


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