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Being and Time
By John MacQuarrie (trans), Taylor Carman (foreword by), Martin, Heidegger and Edward Robinson (trans)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Harper Perennial Modern Classics
Publication date August 1, 2008
Pages 589
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780061575594
ISBN-10 0061575593
Dimensions 1.50 by 5.75 by 8.50 in.
Weight 1.20 lbs.
Original list price $19.99
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"What is the meaning of being? " This is the central question of Martin Heidegger's profoundly important work, in which the great philosopher seeks to explain the basic problems of existence. A central influence on later philosophy, literature, art, and criticism—as well as existentialism and much of postmodern thought—Being and Time forever changed the intellectual map of the modern world. As Richard Rorty wrote in the New York Times Book Review, "You cannot read most of the important thinkers of recent times without taking Heidegger's thought into account."

This first paperback edition of John Macquarrie and Edward Robinson's definitive translation also features a new foreword by Heidegger scholar Taylor Carman.



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Hardcover
Book cover for 9780060638504
 
Revised edition from Harper San Francisco (January 1, 1975)
9780060638504 | details & prices | 6.00 × 8.75 × 2.00 in. | 1.95 lbs | List price $29.95
About: The fundamental philosophy of the existentialist movement is revealed in Heidegger's discussion of human existence, nonhuman presence, personal consciousness, and angst
Paperback
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With Taylor Carman (other contributor), Edward Robinson (other contributor), John MacQuarrie (other contributor) | Reprint edition from Harper Perennial Modern Classics (August 1, 2008)
9780061575594 | details & prices | 589 pages | 5.75 × 8.50 × 1.50 in. | 1.20 lbs | List price $19.99
About: "What is the meaning of being?
from Blackwell Pub (June 1, 2000)
9780631197706 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.50 × 1.50 in. | 1.60 lbs | List price $33.95
About: One of the most important philosophical works of our time -- a work that has had tremendous influence on philosophy, literature, and psychology, and has literally changed the intellectual map of the modern world.

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