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The Question Concerning the Thing: On Kant's Doctrine of the Transcendental Principles

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2019.09.09 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Martin Heidegger, The Question Concerning the Thing: On Kant's Doctrine of the Transcendental Principles, James D. Reid and Benjamin D. Crowe (trs.), Rowman and Littlefield, 2018, 181pp., $95.00 (hbk), ISBN 9781783484638. Reviewed by Hakhamanesh Zangeneh, California State University, Stanislaus This is a new translation of material which had appeared in English in 1967[1] but had long been out of print. Insofar as it increases the availability in English of Heidegger's interpretations of Kant, it is quite welcome. The book is also a welcome return of Heidegger translations to manuscripts dealing with traditional philosophical authors and themes. It can be argued that ever since the publication of Peter Trawny's reading of the 'black notebooks,' in 2014,[2] Heidegger studies has been taken hostage by Nazism studies. The majority of recent English translations released by the biggest publisher of Heidegger's works, Indiana University Press, have in fact been those diaries. The... Read More

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