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Heidegger on Being Uncanny

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$51.00 • £40.95 • €46.00

ISBN 9780674416703

Publication Date: 04/07/2015


264 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

11 line illustrations, 2 tables


This book is an excellent piece of philosophy and scholarship. Withy offers a more complete and compelling account of the concept of the uncanny (unheimlich) in Heidegger’s thought than anything currently available in the secondary literature.—Taylor Carman, Barnard College

This is a superb book, remarkable simultaneously for the clarity and insight with which it guides the reader through some tangled philosophical, psychological, and literary thickets, and for its philosophical depth as a reading of Heidegger, why Heidegger matters, and how Heidegger’s work illuminates our own projects and inquiries.—Joseph Rouse, Wesleyan University

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