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The Fundamental Concepts of Metaphysics: World, Finitude, Solitude A crucial work for understanding a major turning point in Heidegger s thought an important addition to the translations of Heidegger s lecture courses International Philosophical Quarterly The translators of these lectures have succeeded splendidly in giving readers an intimation of the tensely insistent tone of the original German Heidegger s concern with a linguistic preconsciousness with our entrancement before the enigma of existence remains intensely contemporary Choice There is much that is new and valuable in this book, McNeill Walker s faithful translation makes it very accessible Review of Metaphysics Whoever thought that Heideggerhas no surprises left in him had better read this volume If its rhetoric is hard heavy its thought is even harder essentially daring than Heideggerians ever imagined Heidegger could be David Farrell KrellFirst published in German inas volume of Heidegger s collected works, The Fundamental Concepts of Metaphysics includes an extended treatment of the history of metaphysics an elaboration of a philosophy of life nature Heidegger s concepts of organism, animal behavior environment are uniquely developed defined with intensityWilliam McNeill is Associate Professor of Philosophy at DePaul University He is co translator with Julia Davis of Holderlin s Hymn The Ister by Martin Heidegger Nicholas Walker is Research Fellow in philosophy and literature at Magdalene College, CambridgeStudies in Continental Thought John Sallis, general editor


About the Author: Martin Heidegger

Martin Heidegger 1889 1976 was a German philosopher whose work is perhaps most readily associated with phenomenology and existentialism, although his thinking should be identified as part of such philosophical movements only with extreme care and qualification His ideas have exerted a seminal influence on the development of contemporary European philosophy They have also had an impact far beyond philosophy, for example in architectural theory see e.g., Sharr 2007 , literary criticism see e.g., Ziarek 1989 , theology see e.g., Caputo 1993 , psychotherapy see e.g., Binswanger 1943 1964, Guignon 1993 and cognitive science see e.g., Dreyfus 1992, 2008 Wheeler 2005 Kiverstein and Wheeler forthcoming.



10 thoughts on “The Fundamental Concepts of Metaphysics: World, Finitude, Solitude

  1. Nathan "N.R." Gaddis Nathan "N.R." Gaddis says:

    This is a fascinating lecture course which substantially supplements Heidegger s Being and Time Here we see in addition to Dasein s fundamental attunement of anxiety as presented in Being and Time a description and an


  2. Gene Bales Gene Bales says:

    This book is a set of H s lectures from the late 1920s It was very much worth the effort for three reasons First it contains the most detailed treatment of boredom ever written by anyone it goes on for over a hundred pages I


  3. Bookworm Bookworm says:

    The first section of FCM deals largely with boredom as the fundamental attunement of contemporary Dasein human being A boring read Kudos to Heidegger for successfully conveying to the reader through affect exactly what he means by bo


  4. I-kai I-kai says:

    Misleading subtitle as usual in H s seminars I propose boredom, bees, and the ground of propositional comportments While a bit repetitive at many points there is still much valuable reflection going on.


  5. Noé Ajo caamaño Noé Ajo caamaño says:

    Un lenguaje que solo puedo comprender si dejo a un lado un verdadero intento de comprensi n Solo puedo entenderlo desde un paradigma poetizante, pero prefiero para esto la verdadera poes a, mucho menos pesada Heidegger ser un gran pensador, pero su


  6. Renxiang Liu Renxiang Liu says:

    A transcript of the lectures he gave at Freiburg University in Winter 1929 semester, this book has a unique status in Heidegger s oeuvre It was composed during a period when Heidegger was reflecting upon the approach he had been taking till then, an approac


  7. Thomas Romer Thomas Romer says:

    DENSE AND INTENSEPhilosophy is philosophizing.And this book is philosophizing on a dense and intense level.The structure of the philosophizing of this lecture course by the German philosophy professor Martin Heidegger, on my reading, follows a six part movement 1 T


  8. Ozifer Eris Ozifer Eris says:

    I Loved this book, with a capital L First part about Boredom, second part about zoology.


  9. Mills College Library Mills College Library says:

    110 H465m 1995


  10. Tony Tony says:

    The title is misleading but I suppose it might not have had the appeal if they had included Boredom along with other descriptors Excellent discussion throughout and opened my mind to the presence of a major illusion in our understanding of reality As with all of his works the writer in me


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