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Pathmarks

Pathmarks

  • Author: Martin Heidegger
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • ISBN: 9780521439688
  • Category: Philosophy
  • Page: 385
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New and updated translations of a seminal collection of essays by Martin Heidegger.

Capital Mysteries #7: Trouble at the Treasury

Capital Mysteries #7: Trouble at the Treasury

  • Author: Ron Roy
  • Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
  • ISBN: 0307498417
  • Category: Juvenile Fiction
  • Page: 96
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From popular A to Z Mysteries author Ron Roy comes a red, white, and blue mystery perfect for President's Day! In the seventh book of the Capital Mysteries—an early chapter book mystery series featuring fun facts and famous sites from Washington, D.C.—KC and Marshall are thrilled to take a tour of the United States Treasury where stacks and stacks of money zip off the presses in the printing and engraving building, millions of dollars a day. But the friends find that a bundle of bills is missing. That's a hundred thousand dollars - gone! How did the thief slip the money out past cameras, guards, and locked doors? KC has a suspect. She has a clue. Now she just needs to figure out how in the world it was done! Each book highlights one of the famous museums, buildings, or monuments from the Washington area and includes a map and a two-page fun fact spread with photographs. Parents, teachers, and librarians agree that these highly collectible chapter books are perfect for emerging readers and any kid who love mysteries!

Feminist Interpretations of Martin Heidegger

Feminist Interpretations of Martin Heidegger

  • Author: Nancy J. Holland,Patricia Huntington
  • Publisher: Penn State Press
  • ISBN: 9780271044040
  • Category: Philosophy
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Elucidations of Hölderlin's Poetry

Elucidations of Hölderlin's Poetry

  • Author: Martin Heidegger
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9781573927352
  • Category: Literary Criticism
  • Page: 244
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The commentaries of Martin Heidegger on the lyric poems of German Romantic poet Friedrich Hölderlin are an extraordinary encounter between poetry and the penetrating thought of a powerful philosophical mind. The writings included here reveal much about Heidegger's innermost thoughts on poetry, language, and how we think. This is the first English translation of this important work.

Heidegger’s Contribution to the Understanding of Work-Based Studies

Heidegger’s Contribution to the Understanding of Work-Based Studies

  • Author: Paul Gibbs
  • Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
  • ISBN: 9789048139330
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 176
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This book seeks to develop the philosophy of Heidegger notion and reflects the growing importance of work based studies which is becoming of special interest to higher education institutions and commercial organisations. The author acknowledges the dominance of the economic discourse of higher education, but in this book he tries to argue that Heidegger offers a phenomenological approach to understanding the diversity to higher education that work based learning can bring. The book offers a structured argument for a phenomenological understanding of both the educational institution and the commercial environment to be considered as workplaces.

Faith, Hope, and Love in the Kingdom of God

Faith, Hope, and Love in the Kingdom of God

  • Author: Robert Hernan Cubillos
  • Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • ISBN: 1498222838
  • Category: Religion
  • Page: 464
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We live in a world full of challenges. The three graces can almost be seen as motors for Christian life in today's world, but the words faith, hope, and love have so many everyday uses that their technical, theological meanings are, for many, difficult to appreciate. Modern life also leaves many yearning for authenticity and meaning. Many religions have answered that need by calling to mind the image of a path. Always profound progressions, religious paths tend to be motivated either by practices (the act of walking the path) or focal points. Christianity has a focal point, an object, and it sees the three graces as distinctively content filled. The heart of this book is about helping people find the Christian path and their intellectual, emotional, and spiritual balance--an equilibrium that is sustained by a strong personal faith, an enduring hope for the future, and genuine love that will withstand the worst of times. It contributes to the category of Christian literature that provides a pattern for Christian living without surrendering the intellect to the more popular side of this genre.

Heidegger: Off the Beaten Track

Heidegger: Off the Beaten Track

  • Author: Martin Heidegger,Julian Young,Kenneth Haynes
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • ISBN: 9780521805070
  • Category: History
  • Page: 291
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The first English translation to bring together the texts originally published under the title Holzwege.

Walzer, Just War and Iraq

Walzer, Just War and Iraq

Ethics as Response

  • Author: Ronan O'Callaghan
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1317382439
  • Category: Political Science
  • Page: 170
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In recent years questions of ethical responsibility and justice in war have become increasingly significant in international relations. This focus has been precipitated by United States (U.S.) led invasions in Afghanistan and Iraq. In turn, Western conceptions of ethical responsibility have been largely informed by human rights based understandings of morality. This book directly addresses the question of what it means to act ethically in times of war by drawing upon first-hand accounts of U.S. war fighting in Iraq during the 2003 invasion and occupation. The book focuses upon the prominent rights based justification of war of Michael Walzer. Through an in-depth critical reading of Walzer’s work, this title demonstrates the broader problems implicit to human rights based justifications of war and elucidates an alternative account of ethical responsibility: ethics as response. Putting forward a compelling case for people to remain troubled and engaged with questions of ethical responsibility in war, this work will be of great interest to students and scholars in a range of areas including international relations theory, ethics and security studies.

Questioning Ethics

Questioning Ethics

Contemporary Debates in Continental Philosophy

  • Author: Mark Dooley,Richard Kearney
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1134679246
  • Category: Philosophy
  • Page: 320
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This major discussion takes a look at some of the most important ethical issues confronting us today by some of the world’s leading thinkers. Including essays from leading thinkers, such as Jurgen Habermas, Alasdair MacIntyre, Julia Kristeva and Paul Ricoeur, the book’s highlight – an interview with Jacques Derrida - presents the most accessible insight into his thinking on ethics and politics for many years. Exploring topics ranging from history, memory, revisionism, and the self and responsibility to democracy, multiculturalism, feminism and the future of politics, the essays are grouped into five thematic sections: * hermeneutics * deconstruction * critical theory * psychoanalysis * applied ethics. Each section considers the challenges posed by ethics and how critical thinking has transformed philosophy today. Questioning Ethics affords an unsurpassed overview of the state of ethical thinking today by some of the world’s foremost philosophers.

Supplements

Supplements

From the Earliest Essays to Being and Time and Beyond

  • Author: Martin Heidegger
  • Publisher: SUNY Press
  • ISBN: 0791487954
  • Category: Philosophy
  • Page: 216
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A comprehensive anthology of Heidegger's early essays.

Existence And Being

Existence And Being

  • Author: Martin Heidegger
  • Publisher: Read Books Ltd
  • ISBN: 1446548228
  • Category: Philosophy
  • Page: 408
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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

A Companion to the Abbey of Saint Victor in Paris

A Companion to the Abbey of Saint Victor in Paris

  • Author: Hugh Feiss,Juliet Mousseau
  • Publisher: BRILL
  • ISBN: 9004351698
  • Category: France
  • Page: N.A
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The Basic Problems of Phenomenology

The Basic Problems of Phenomenology

  • Author: Martin Heidegger
  • Publisher: Indiana University Press
  • ISBN: 9780253204783
  • Category: Philosophy
  • Page: 396
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Continues and extends explorations begun in Being and Time.

Martin Heidegger and European Nihilism

Martin Heidegger and European Nihilism

  • Author: Karl Löwith
  • Publisher: Columbia University Press
  • ISBN: 9780231084079
  • Category: Philosophy
  • Page: 304
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Martin Heidegger and European Nihilism makes available in English Lowith's major writings concerning the origins of cultural breakdown in Europe that paved the way for the Third Reich. Including incisive discussions of Heidegger and Carl Schmitt, a noted legal theorist of the same period who also supported the Third Reich, Heidegger and European Nihilism helps to illuminate the allure of Nazism for scholars committed to revolutionary nihilism. Lowith's landmark essay on European nihilism is also included in its entirety here, along with two never-before-published letters from Heidegger to Lowith. In a work of impressive historical depth, Lowith traces the abandonment of higher European ideals in favor of a fatal flirtation with nihilism. These essays explore the enthronement of man above God, a trend that had begun to appear in European thought by the mid-nineteenth century in the works of Nietzsche and Marx and one that informed the nihilist philosophies of Heidegger and other theorists of the early twentieth century. An introduction by editor Richard Wolin provides lucid commentary, placing the three essays gathered here in a broad historical context, along with suggestions for further reading. This seminal work of intellectual history sheds light on the fascist impulses of nihilism in the first half of the twentieth century, but also offers unique perspective on the intellectual malaise of today.

Towards the Definition of Philosophy

Towards the Definition of Philosophy

  • Author: Martin Heidegger
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
  • ISBN: 9780826463159
  • Category: Philosophy
  • Page: 208
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This book brings together two seminal lecture courses of 1918 - now available in our hugely succesful Impacts series.

The History of Beyng

The History of Beyng

  • Author: Martin Heidegger
  • Publisher: Indiana University Press
  • ISBN: 0253018196
  • Category: Philosophy
  • Page: 226
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The History of Beyng belongs to a series of Martin Heidegger's reflections from the 1930s that concern how to think about being not merely as a series of occurrences, but as essentially historical or fundamentally as an event. Beginning with Contributions to Philosophy (Of the Event), these texts are important for their meditations on the oblivion and abandonment of being, politics, and race, and for their incisive critique of power, force, and violence. Originally published in 1998 as volume 69 of Heidegger's Complete Works, this English translation opens new avenues for understanding the trajectory of Heidegger's thinking during this crucial time.

The Heidegger Controversy

The Heidegger Controversy

A Critical Reader

  • Author: Richard Wolin
  • Publisher: MIT Press
  • ISBN: 9780262731010
  • Category: Philosophy
  • Page: 305
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This anthology is a significant contribution to the debate over the relevance of Martin Heidegger's Nazi ties to the interpretation and evaluation of his philosophical work. Included are a selection of basic documents by Heidegger, essays and letters by Heidegger's colleagues that offer contemporary context and testimony, and interpretive evaluations by Heidegger's heirs and critics in France and Germany.In his new introduction, "Note on a Missing Text," Richard Wolin uses the absence from this edition of an interview with Jacques Derrida as a springboard for examining questions about the nature of authorship and personal responsibility that are at the heart of the book.Richard Wolin is Professor of Modern European Intellectual History and Humanities at Rice University. He is the author of Walter Benjamin, The Politics of Being: The Political Thought of Martin Heidegger, and The Terms of Cultural Criticism: The Frankfurt School, Existentialism and Poststructuralism.

Introduction to Metaphysics

Introduction to Metaphysics

Second Edition

  • Author: Martin Heidegger
  • Publisher: Yale University Press
  • ISBN: 0300186126
  • Category: Philosophy
  • Page: 336
  • View: 6809
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Heidegger's Introduction to Metaphysics is one of the most important works written by this towering figure in twentieth-century philosophy. It includes a powerful reinterpretation of Greek thought, a sweeping vision of Western history, and a glimpse of the reasons behind Heidegger's support of the Nazi Party in the 1930s. Heidegger tries to reawaken the "question of Being" by challenging some of the most enduring prejudices embedded in Western philosophy and in our everyday practices and language. Furthermore, he relates this question to the insights of Greek tragedy into the human condition and to the political and cultural crises of modernity. This new translation makes this work more accessible to students than ever before. It combines smoothness with accuracy and provides conventional translations of Greek passages that Heidegger translated unconventionally. There are also extensive notes, a German-English glossary, and an introduction that discusses the history of the text, its basic themes, and its place in Heidegger's oeuvre.

The Event

The Event

  • Author: Martin Heidegger
  • Publisher: Indiana University Press
  • ISBN: 0253006864
  • Category: Philosophy
  • Page: 311
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Martin Heidegger's The Event offers his most substantial self-critique of his Contributions to Philosophy: Of the Event and articulates what he means by the event itself. Richard Rojcewicz's elegant translation offers the English-speaking reader intimate contact with one of the most basic Heideggerian concepts. This book lays out how the event is to be understood and ties it closely to looking, showing, self-manifestation, and the self-unveiling of the gods. The Event (Complete Works, volume 71) is part of a series of Heidegger's private writings in response to Contributions.

The Future of Continental Philosophy of Religion

The Future of Continental Philosophy of Religion

  • Author: Clayton Crockett,B. Keith Putt,Jeffrey W. Robbins
  • Publisher: Indiana University Press
  • ISBN: 0253013933
  • Category: Religion
  • Page: 302
  • View: 5137
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What is the future of Continental philosophy of religion? These forward-looking essays address the new thinkers and movements that have gained prominence since the generation of Derrida, Deleuze, Foucault, and Levinas and how they will reshape Continental philosophy of religion in the years to come. They look at the ways concepts such as liberation, sovereignty, and post-colonialism have engaged this new generation with political theology and the new pathways of thought that have opened in the wake of speculative realism and recent findings in neuroscience and evolutionary psychology. Readers will discover new directions in this challenging and important area of philosophical inquiry.