Tool-Being: Heidegger and the Metaphysics of Objects

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Pgw, 2002 - Philosophy - 331 pages
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Martin Heidegger (1889?1976) influenced the work of such diverse thinkers as Sartre and Derrida. In Tool-Being, Graham Harman departs from the prevailing linguistic approach to analytic and continental philosophy in favor of Heideggerian object-oriented research into the secret contours of objects. Written in a colorful style, it will be of interest to anyone open to new trends in present-day philosophy.

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Review: Tool-Being: Heidegger and the Metaphysics of Objects

User Review  - Zornitsa Dimitrova - Goodreads

yes, a very pleasant book. especially the last section and the discussion of the fourfold. but then again, it also left me biting my nails, in much curiosity and anguish. many preparations, with the prepared for remaining a ghost. Read full review

Review: Tool-Being: Heidegger and the Metaphysics of Objects

User Review  - Hameed - Goodreads

I agree with other reviewers that Harman spends more time on critiquing others for misreading Heidegger, and fails to justify his claims that he is going beyond Heidegger. On the contrary, he beats ... Read full review

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Harman teaches philosophy at American University in Cairo.

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