Making Sense of Heidegger: A Paradigm Shift

2015.06.28 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Thomas Sheehan, Making Sense of Heidegger: A Paradigm Shift, Rowman and Littlefield, 2015, 349pp., $34.95 (pbk), ISBN
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2015.06.28 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Thomas Sheehan, Making Sense of Heidegger: A Paradigm Shift, Rowman and Littlefield, 2015, 349pp., $34.95 (pbk), ISBN 9781783481194. Reviewed by Laurence Hemming, Lancaster University Thomas Sheehan is one of the pre-eminent commentators on Heidegger in the English-speaking world: this is his fourth major work on Heidegger and sits among numerous articles. In contrast to not a few contemporary commentators on Heidegger, Sheehan draws widely and deeply on material right across the now vast Gesamtausgabe or 'collected works' of Heidegger (in this review I indicate the volumes of these with the now conventional abbreviation GA, with the relevant volume and page number). This book is the first in an important new series sponsored by the mainly North American 'Heidegger Circle'. Not the least of the book's virtues is that it is appears in attractive and very affordable paperback format, with impeccable editing,. . .

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