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For half a century, Martin Heidegger's philosophical thought has been a towering—even revolutionary—presence on the European scene, yet in the United States and England complete understanding of his enormous importance is still limited. The essays in this volume constitute the first systematic effort to relate the applicability of Heidegger's hermeneutic thought and practice to questions concerning the nature and function of language, the interpretation of literary texts, and the "crises of criticism" central to the postmodern situation. Distinguished philosophers and literary critics address themselves to these issues in the context of the poetics of New Criticism—which they collectively call into question—and in light of the spirited dialogue between proponents of the new currents of hermeneutic and critical thinking—phenomenological, structuralist , deconstructionist —that are vying to replace New Criticism. The volume includes Heidegger's essay "The Age of the World View," translated by Mar jorie Grene; a photographic essay by Donald Bell; and contributions by Stanley Corngold, Frances C. Ferguson, Michael Gelven, Karsten Harries, Albert Hofstadter, David Couzens Hoy, David Farrell Krell, Donald G. Marshall, Richard E. Palmer, Joseph N . Riddel, Alvin H. Rosenfeld, Reiner Schiirmann, Armand Schwerner, William V. Spanos, and Gerry Stahl.

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  1. Title
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  1. The Age of the World View
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  1. The Age of the World View
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  1. Art and Truth in Raging Discord: Heidegger and Nietzsche on the Will to Power
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  1. Art and Truth in Raging Discord: Heidegger and Nietzsche on the Will to Power
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  1. The Owl and the Poet
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  1. The Postmodernity of Heidegger
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  1. Heidegger: A Photographie Essay
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  1. Heidegger: A Photographie Essay
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  1. In the Beginning
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  1. Three Poems by Armand Schwerner
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  1. Language and Silence:
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  1. Language and Silence:
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  1. “The Being of Language and the Language of Being”: Heidegger and Modern Poetics
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  1. Heidegger and Tragedy
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  1. Heidegger and Tragedy
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  1. From Heidegger to Derrida to Chance: Doubling and (Poetic) Language
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  1. From Heidegger to Derrida to Chance: Doubling and (Poetic) Language
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  1. Heidegger and Tragedy
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  1. The Ontology of the Literary Sign
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  1. CONTRIBUTORS
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  1. Acknowledgments
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Additional Information

ISBN
9780253055477
MARC Record
OCLC
1259584446
Launched on MUSE
2021-07-11
Language
English
Open Access
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