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Awakening to One World

Jeffrey T. Kiehl

in Facing Climate Change: An Integrated Path to the Future

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780231177184
eISBN:
9780231541169
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231177184.003.0012
Subject:
Environmental Science, Climate

How the world is interconnected on physical, biological, social, and psychological levels. A description of how we can weave these various threads together to create a flourishing future.


‘Constitution’ and the Categories

Denis McManus

in Heidegger and the Measure of Truth

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199694877
eISBN:
9780191745706
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199694877.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter explores how Heidegger's reflections on ‘constitution’ bear on some more familiar philosophical issues, including a long-standing tradition of concern with ‘the categories’. The chapter ... More


The Measure of Truth

Denis McManus

in Heidegger and the Measure of Truth

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199694877
eISBN:
9780191745706
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199694877.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Drawing on ideas identified in Chapters 1 and 2, this chapter begins the process of developing a new understanding of the issues raised in Chapters 3 and 4. It explains how Heidegger's engagement ... More


Being-in-the-World and Truth Revisited

Denis McManus

in Heidegger and the Measure of Truth

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199694877
eISBN:
9780191745706
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199694877.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter makes explicit how Chapter 6's reflections shed light on Heidegger's notion of ‘Being-in-the-world’ and his remarks on truth. Among the worries that the chapter addresses are ones raised ... More


Kierkegaard's Dancing Tax Collector: Faith, Finitude, and Silence

Sheridan Hough

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198739999
eISBN:
9780191802898
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198739999.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion, Religion and Literature

Kierkegaard’s account of the life of faith claims that a person living faithfully continually enjoys, and takes part in, everything. What can this mean? The author of Fear and Trembling, Johannes de ... More


The social construction of criminal behavior: Toward a phenomenology of strain

David Polizzi

in A Philosophy of the Social Construction of Crime

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781447327325
eISBN:
9781447327646
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447327325.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Abstract: Though human being always finds itself situated as a being-in-the-world, it still remains a finite openness to that world. During the experience of strain, a variety of socially constructed ... More


Being in the World

Joseph Raz

in From Normativity to Responsibility

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199693818
eISBN:
9780191731907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693818.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

We actively engage with the world through our actions. Among them those for which we are responsible hold a special place. They constitute our engagement with the world as rational agents, for we are ... More


Residence in the World

Paul Kockelman

in Agent, Person, Subject, Self: A Theory of Ontology, Interaction, and Infrastructure

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199926985
eISBN:
9780199980512
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199926985.003.0004
Subject:
Linguistics, Psycholinguistics / Neurolinguistics / Cognitive Linguistics

This chapter treats relatively non-propositional semiotic processes: heeding affordances, wielding instruments, undertaking actions, inhabiting roles, and fulfilling identities. It is meant to ... More


Fundamental Thematics II: Time

Ronald Bruzina

in Edmund Husserl and Eugen Fink: Beginnings and Ends in Phenomenology, 1928-1938

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300092097
eISBN:
9780300130157
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300092097.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter delves deeper into the understanding of time; since we already have an implicit but nonetheless definite understanding of time, an understanding that can only arise in the situation of ... More


Heidegger and Kierkegaard: An Investigation into the Original Elements of Heidegger’s Philosophy

Jean Wahl

Alan D. Schrift and Ian Alexander Moore (eds)

in Transcendence and the Concrete: Selected Writings

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780823273010
eISBN:
9780823273065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823273010.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

First published in 1932/1933, Wahl’s article laid the groundwork for the anthropological, humanist reading of Heidegger by showing how Heidegger’s philosophy must be seen as an attempt to ontologize ... More


Heidegger on Nietzsche on Nihilism

Robert B. Pippin

in Interanimations: Receiving Modern German Philosophy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780226259659
eISBN:
9780226259796
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226259796.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter discusses the interpretation of Nietzsche, especially Nietzsche’s views of the “nihilism crisis,” as these views were developed in Heidegger’s lecture courses on Nietzsche in the 1930’s ... More


Poetry and Poets (Consciousness and the Unconscious)*

Abe Kōbō and Richard F. Calichman

in The Frontier Within: Essays by Abe Kōbō

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231163866
eISBN:
9780231535090
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231163866.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The essay presented in this chapter tackles a number of ontological questions in an attempt to link poets and poetry to the notions of consciousness and the unconscious. It begins by criticizing the ... More


Marx and Heidegger: Two Versions of Alienation Critique

Rahel Jaeggi

in Alienation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231151986
eISBN:
9780231537599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231151986.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter discusses alienation's theoretical starting points and how they are addressed in Karl Marx's theory and in Martin Heidegger's existential ontology. In order to reconstruct the concept of ... More


Introduction

Emma Simone

in Virginia Woolf and Being-in-the-world: A Heideggerian Study

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781474421676
eISBN:
9781474434638
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474421676.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

The Introduction includes an overview of the content of each of the following chapters. This chapter explores the context of war and modernity that provided a shared backdrop for Woolf and Heidegger. ... More


Being-in-the-world

Emma Simone

in Virginia Woolf and Being-in-the-world: A Heideggerian Study

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781474421676
eISBN:
9781474434638
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474421676.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

In Chapter 1 a comprehensive overview of the Heideggerian understanding of Being-in-the-world is presented, placing particular emphasis upon the ways in which this notion relates to Woolf’s writings. ... More


A Sense of Place

Emma Simone

in Virginia Woolf and Being-in-the-world: A Heideggerian Study

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781474421676
eISBN:
9781474434638
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474421676.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

In this chapter, the significance of the notion of ‘place’ throughout Woolf’s oeuvre is explored. Sharing affinities with the Heideggerian perspective, Woolf’s writings both demonstrate and reinforce ... More


Confluences, Divergences and Future Directions

Emma Simone

in Virginia Woolf and Being-in-the-world: A Heideggerian Study

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781474421676
eISBN:
9781474434638
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474421676.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter explores the confluences and divergences in the approaches of Woolf and Heidegger to the notion of Being-in-the-world. Throughout this study, textual representations of the connections ... More


Introduction

Ann Cooper Albright

in How to Land: Finding Ground in an Unstable World

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190873677
eISBN:
9780190873714
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190873677.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance

This introduction situates How to Land: Finding Ground in an Unstable World as an interdisciplinary book that weaves together the fields of phenomenology, cognitive studies, contemporary politics, ... More


Prologue

Jennifer Anna Gosetti-Ferencei

in On Being and Becoming: An Existentialist Approach to Life

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780190913656
eISBN:
9780197516867
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190913656.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Introduces some of the central ideas of existentialism—including subjective truth, finitude, being-in-the-world, facticity, transcendence, inwardness, and the self as becoming—as relevant to an ... More


World

Jennifer Anna Gosetti-Ferencei

in On Being and Becoming: An Existentialist Approach to Life

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780190913656
eISBN:
9780197516867
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190913656.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter begins by examining the existentialist challenge to claims of absolute objective knowledge about the world and their rejection of any god’s-eye view of reality in favor of the world as a ... More


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