Martin Heidegger
Martin Heidegger (/ˈhaɪdɛɡər, -dɪɡər/; [ˈmaɐ̯tiːn ˈhaɪdɛɡɐ]; 26 September 1889 – 26 May 1976) was a German philosopher, widely seen as a seminal thinker in the Continental tradition, pa...
Being and Time
Being and Time (German: Sein und Zeit) is a 1927 book by the German philosopher Martin Heidegger. Although written quickly, and though Heidegger did not complete the project outlined in the introd...
The Origin of the Work of Art
The Origin of the Work of Art (German: Der Ursprung des Kunstwerkes) is an essay by the German philosopher Martin Heidegger. Heidegger drafted the text between 1935 and 1937, reworking it for pub...
The Question Concerning Technology
"The Question Concerning Technology" (German: Die Frage nach der Technik) is a work by Martin Heidegger seeking to derive the essence of technology and humanity’s role. Heidegger originally publis...
Hermeneutics
Hermeneutics /hɛrməˈnjuːtɪks/ is the theory of text interpretation, especially the interpretation of biblical texts, wisdom literature, and philosophical texts.Hermeneutics was initially applied to th...
Heidegger Gesamtausgabe
Heidegger Gesamtausgabe is the term for the collected works of German philosopher Martin Heidegger, edited by Vittorio Klostermann.The Gesamtausgabe was begun during Heidegger's lifetime. He defined t...
Always already
Always already is an adverb, sometimes written “always-already”, common in literary discourse.
In a typical instance, "always already" appeared in the narrative theory of Paul Ricoeur, in the argu...
Charles Taylor (philosopher)
Charles Margrave Taylor, CC GOQ FRSC (born November 5, 1931) is a Canadian philosopher from Montreal, Quebec and professor emeritus at the McGill University best known for his contributions...
Heideggerian terminology
Martin Heidegger, the 20th-century German philosopher, produced a large body of work that intended a profound change of direction for philosophy. Such was the depth of change that he found it necessar...
Hölderlin's Hymn "The Ister"
Hölderlin's Hymn "The Ister" (German: Hölderlins Hymne »Der Ister«) is the title given to a lecture course delivered by German philosopher Martin Heidegger at the University of Freiburg in 19...
Thrownness
Thrownness (German: Geworfenheit) is a concept introduced by German philosopher Martin Heidegger (1889–1976) to describe our individual existences as "being thrown" (geworfen) into the world. Gewo...
Taylor Carman
Taylor Carman is an American philosopher. He is Professor of Philosophy at Barnard College, Columbia University.
Carman's main areas of interest are in the philosophy of Martin Heidegger and in ph...
Aletheia
Aletheia (Ancient Greek: ἀλήθεια) is truth or disclosure in philosophy. It was used in Ancient Greek philosophy and revived in the 20th century by Martin Heidegger.It is a Greek word variously transla...
Mark Wrathall
Mark Wrathall (born 1965) is professor of Philosophy at the University of California, Riverside. His main interests include phenomenology, existentialism, the philosophy of popular culture, and the p...
Rudolf Bultmann
Rudolf Karl Bultmann ([ˈbʊltman]; 20 August 1884 – 30 July 1976) was a German Lutheran theologian and professor of New Testament at the University of Marburg. He was one of the major figures of early ...
Language speaks
Language speaks (in the original German Die Sprache spricht), is a famous saying by Martin Heidegger. Heidegger first formulated it in his 1950 lecture Language (Die Sprache), and frequently repeated ...
Metaphysics of presence
The concept of the metaphysics of presence is an important consideration in deconstruction. Deconstructive interpretation holds that the entire history of Western philosophy with its language and trad...
World disclosure
World disclosure (German: Erschlossenheit) is a phenomenon described by the German philosopher Martin Heidegger in his landmark book Being and Time. It has also been discussed by philosophers such...
Facticity
In philosophy, facticity (French: facticité, German: Faktizität) has a multiplicity of meanings from "factuality" and "contingency" to the intractable conditions of human existence.
The term is fi...
Ontotheology
Ontotheology means the ontology of God and/or the theology of being. While the term was first used by Kant, it has only come into broader philosophical parlance with the significance it took for Marti...
Gianni Vattimo
Gianteresio Vattimo, (born 4 January 1936), is an Italian philosopher and politician.
Gianteresio Vattimo was born in Turin, Piedmont. He studied philosophy under the existentialist Luigi Pareyson...
Richard Wolin
Richard Wolin (born 1960) is an intellectual historian.
Wolin graduated B.A. at Reed College, and M.A. and Ph.D. at York University, Toronto. He then held positions at Reed College and Rice Univer...
Introduction to Metaphysics (Heidegger)
Introduction to Metaphysics (German: Einführung in die Metaphysik) is a book by Martin Heidegger and is the published version of a lecture course he gave in the Summer of 1935 at the University of...
Wilhelm Dilthey
Wilhelm Dilthey ([ˈdɪltaɪ]; 19 November 1833 – 1 October 1911) was a German historian, psychologist, sociologist and hermeneutic philosopher, who held Hegel's Chair in Philosophy at the Universi...