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The Cambridge Companion to Heidegger's Being and Time

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Mark A. Wrathall, Max Murphey, Alfred Denker, Taylor Carman, Wayne Martin, David R. Cerbone, Hubert L. Dreyfus, Matthew Ratcliffe, Barbara Fultner, Peter E. Gordon, Denis McManus, Iain Thomson, Béatrice Han-Pile, William Blattner, Stephan Käufer, Joseph K. Schear, Thomas Sheehan
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  • Date Published: July 2013
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521720564

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  • The Cambridge Companion to Heidegger's “Being and Time” contains seventeen chapters by leading scholars of Heidegger. It is a useful reference work for beginning students, but also explores the central themes of Being and Time with a depth that will be of interest to scholars. The Companion begins with a section-by-section overview of Being and Time and a chapter reviewing the genesis of this seminal work. The final chapter situates Being and Time in the context of Heidegger's later work. The remaining chapters examine the core issues of Being and Time, including the question of being, the phenomenology of space, the nature of human being (our relation to others, the importance of moods, the nature of human understanding, language), Heidegger's views on idealism and realism and his position on skepticism and truth, Heidegger's account of authenticity (with a focus on his views on freedom, being toward death, and resoluteness), and the nature of temporality and human historicality.

    • Includes seventeen chapters by leading Heidegger scholars
    • Provides a sustained and in-depth examination of the central issues and themes of Being and Time
    • Offers a concise overview of the argument of Being and Time, an account of its genesis, and a description of its place in the development of Heidegger's thought as a whole
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    "The Cambridge Companion to Heidegger’s 'Being and Time’ is a welcome addition to the growing body of literature that treats Heidegger as a philosopher with whom it is possible to argue. The essays provide a wonderful introduction to central issues in Heidegger’s magnum opus, each making a substantial philosophical contribution of its own."
    Steven Crowell, Rice University

    "This collection is a thorough, wide-ranging, and rigorous survey of the current state of play in Anglo-American Heidegger scholarship, and a sustained argumentative contribution to its advancement."
    Stephen Mulhall, New College, Oxford University

    "… this book is a quality contribution to commentaries on Martin Heidegger's Being and Time … The essays are uniformly careful and clear, providing a rich explanation of the complexities of Heidegger's work and the varying interpretation of it … Recommended. Lower-level undergraduates through researchers/faculty."
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    Product details

    • Date Published: July 2013
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521720564
    • length: 448 pages
    • dimensions: 226 x 152 x 28 mm
    • weight: 0.64kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    1. An overview of Being and Time Mark A. Wrathall and Max Murphey
    2. Martin Heidegger's Being and Time: a carefully planned accident? Alfred Denker
    3. The question of being Taylor Carman
    4. The semantics of dasein and the modality of Being and Time Wayne Martin
    5. Heidegger on space and spatiality David R. Cerbone
    6. Being-with-others Hubert L. Dreyfus
    7. Why mood matters Matthew Ratcliffe
    8. Heidegger on human understanding Mark A. Wrathall
    9. Heidegger's pragmatic-existential theory of language and assertion Barbara Fultner
    10. The empire of signs: Heidegger's critique of idealism in Being and Time Peter E. Gordon
    11. Heidegger on scepticism, truth and falsehood Denis McManus
    12. Death and demise in Being and Time Iain Thomson
    13. Freedom and the choice to choose oneself in Being and Time Béatrice Han-Pile
    14. Authenticity and resoluteness William Blattner
    15. Temporality as the ontological sense of care Stephan Käufer
    16. Historical finitude Joseph K. Schear
    17. What if Heidegger were a phenomenologist? Thomas Sheehan.

  • Editor

    Mark A. Wrathall, University of California, Riverside
    Dr Mark A. Wrathall is Professor of Philosophy at the University of California, Riverside. He is the author of Heidegger and Unconcealment (Cambridge, 2010) and How to Read Heidegger (2006). He has edited a number of collections, including A Companion to Heidegger (2007), A Companion to Phenomenology and Existentialism (2009), Religion after Metaphysics (2004) and Appropriating Heidegger (2008). Dr Wrathall has contributed chapters to The Cambridge Companion to Heidegger (2006) and The Cambridge Companion to Merleau-Ponty (2004), as well as numerous articles to peer-reviewed journals in philosophy. He has lectured at universities in Germany, China, Japan, Taiwan, the United Kingdom, Sweden and Finland.

    Contributors

    Mark A. Wrathall, Max Murphey, Alfred Denker, Taylor Carman, Wayne Martin, David R. Cerbone, Hubert L. Dreyfus, Matthew Ratcliffe, Barbara Fultner, Peter E. Gordon, Denis McManus, Iain Thomson, Béatrice Han-Pile, William Blattner, Stephan Käufer, Joseph K. Schear, Thomas Sheehan

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