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The Early Heidegger's Philosophy of Life: Facticity, Being, and Language

Scott M. Campbell


In his early lecture courses, delivered at the University of Freiburg and the University of Marburg from 1919 to 1928, Martin Heidegger exhibited an abiding interest in human life. Focusing on the facticity of living and speaking in the early lecture courses, this book traces the development of Heidegger's ideas about factical life through his interest in Greek thought and its concern with Being. Heidegger's existential concerns about human life and his ontological concerns about the meaning of Being crystallize in the notion of Dasein in Being and Time. Dasein is the Being of factical human l ... More

Keywords: Heidegger, Facticity, Factical life, Phenomenology, Everydayness, Hermeneutics, Language

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2012 Print ISBN-13: 9780823242191
Published to Fordham Scholarship Online: January 2013 DOI:10.5422/fordham/9780823242191.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Scott M. Campbell, author
Nazareth College of Rochester

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