The Essence of Human Freedom: An Introduction to Philosophy
The Essence of Human Freedom is a fundamentaltext for understanding Heidegger's view of Greekphilosophy and its relationship to modernphilosophy. These previously untranslated lectureswere delivered by Heidegger at the University ofFreiburg in the summer of 1930.
paper, 240 pages
Published May 6th 2005 by Bloomsbury Academic
(first published October 13th 1987)
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A lot of the same. Everyone should be as free as humanly possible in order to really define their lives. I agree, problem is, he never really explains how to deal with that same interaction when conflict arises with another group. It's interesting but lacking. Going to give it more time and see if I look further into some other aspects of the argument if I can find a stronger foothold in my brain but as of right now it's really just another person arguing that everyone should be free to a point...more
Martin Heidegger (1889–1976) was a German philosopher whose work is perhaps most readily associated with phenomenology and existentialism, although his thinking should be identified as part of such philosophical movements only with extreme care and qualification. His ideas have exerted a seminal influence on the development of contemporary European philosophy. They have also had an impact far beyo...moreMore about Martin Heidegger...