Ponderings II-VI: Black Notebooks 1931-1938

2016.06.03 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Martin Heidegger, Ponderings II-VI: Black Notebooks 1931-1938, Richard Rojcewicz (tr.), Indiana University Press, 2016, 388pp.,
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2016.06.03 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Martin Heidegger, Ponderings II-VI: Black Notebooks 1931-1938, Richard Rojcewicz (tr.), Indiana University Press, 2016, 388pp., $60.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780253020673. Reviewed by Richard Polt, Xavier University Those who follow Heidegger's stream of posthumous publications have no doubt heard of the ominous "Black Notebooks," a series of texts that range from the 1930s to the 1970s. Thus far, four volumes have been published in German: Gesamtausgabe (GA) vols. 94-96 in 2014 and vol. 97 in 2015. In addition to the general term "Black Notebooks," which literally refers to the color of the documents' binding, the texts were divided by Heidegger into several series that bear vague titles such as Überlegungen and Anmerkungen. We now have Richard Rojcewicz's English translation of volume 94, comprising Überlegungen II-VI, from the years 1931-1938. (The whereabouts of Überlegungen I are unknown, and some of these. . .

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