Martin Heidegger (1889-1976) was born in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. He studied at the University of Freiburg and became a professor at the University of Marburg in 1932. After publishing his his magnum opus, Being and Time (1927), he returned to Freiburg to assume the chair of philosophy upon Husserl's retirement.
I read this book along with Being and Time (B&T) and in both cases found Richard Polt's Heidegger: an introduction invaluable in helping me negotiate Heidegger's difficult prose. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Cosmo Crawley
I never fully appreciated Heidegger until I had to write a speech opposing his argument. While I don't agree with all of his ideas I do admit that his arguments are appealing after... Read morePublished 17 months ago by damien glenn
I spent years reading Heidegger before I woke up. Heidegger was an ardent sympathizer and follower of Nazism. Read morePublished 23 months ago by Conan
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