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    DescriptionIn this groundbreaking work, the author explains Heidegger's famous tool-analysis and then extends it beyond Heidegger's narrower theory of human practical activity to create an ontology of objects themselves. A welcome alternative to the linguistic turn that has dominated recent analytic and Continental philosophy, Tool-Being urges a fresh and concrete exploration into the secret contours of objects. Written in a lively and colorful style, it will be of interest to anyone open to new trends in contemporary philosophy.


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    Title
    Tool-being
    Subtitle
    Heidegger and the Metaphysics of Objects
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Graham Harman
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 256
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 24 mm
    Weight: 472 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780812694444
    ISBN 10: 0812694449
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25220
    BIC E4L: PHI
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S2.1
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 05, 19
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    B&T General Subject: 610
    Ingram Subject Code: PH
    Libri: I-PH
    BISAC V2.8: PHI016000, PHI013000
    Abridged Dewey: 193
    DC22: 193
    BIC subject category V2: HPJ, HPCF3
    DC21: 111
    LC subject heading: ,
    LC classification: B3279.H49 H275 2002
    Thema V1.0: QDTJ, QDHR5
    Publisher
    Open Court Publishing Co ,U.S.
    Imprint name
    Open Court Publishing Co ,U.S.
    Publication date
    14 August 2002
    Publication City/Country
    Chicago, IL