The New Heidegger

The New Heidegger

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A comprehensive and accessible overview of, and introduction to, the work of one of the twentieth century's most influential philosophers, Martin Heidegger, by one of the world's foremost Heidegger scholars. Martin Heidegger's work is pivotal in the history of modern European philosophy. The New Heidegger presents a comprehensive and stimulating overview of, and introduction to, the work of one of the most influential and controversial philosophers of our time. Heidegger has had an extraordinary impact on contemporary philosophical and extra-philosophical life: on deconstruction, hermeneutics, ontology, technology and techno-science, art and architecture, politics, psychotherapy, and ecology. The New Heidegger takes a thematic approach to Heidegger's work, covering not only the seminal Being and Time, but also Heidegger's lesser-known works. Lively, clear and succinct, the book requires no prior knowledge of Heidegger and is an essential resource for anyone studying or teaching the work of this major modern philosopher.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 224 pages
  • 162 x 234 x 24mm | 480.82g
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd.
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0826470602
  • 9780826470607

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"'This is exactly what we need. I would well imagine it becoming the standard introduction to Heldegger.' Professor Robert Bernasconi, Memphis University 'There really is not anything like this book currently available. There really is a need for 'New Heidegger' and this will be the standard introduction to it.' Professor David Wood, Vanderbilt University"
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About Miguel de Beistegui

Miguel de Beistegul is Lecturer in Philosophy at Warwick University. He is the author of Heidegger and the Political, Thinking with Heidegger and Being Asunder: Philosophy as Differential Ontology and co-editor of Philosophy and Tragedy.
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Table of contents

Introduction 1. A Matter of Life 2. What University? A Question of Politics 3. Space and Time 4. Originary Truth 5. Technology 6. Which God? 7. Art as Redemption? Conclusion Appendices
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