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being-in-the-world

Overview page. Subjects: Philosophy.

(In-der-Welt-sein) is, for Heidegger, the ‘determining character’ or ‘basic state’ of Dasein (the kind of being which humans have). The hyphens signal that it is a ‘unitary phenomenon’, for...

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Being in the World

Fred Dallmayr.

May 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Political Theory. 256 pages.

In Being in the World: Dialogue and Cosmopolis, noted political theorist Fred Dallmayr explores the world’s transition from a traditional Westphalian system of states to today’s...

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Being in the World

Fred Dallmayr.

in Being in the World

May 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Political Theory. 5399 words.

This chapter delves into recessed philosophical underpinnings of globalization and the on-going turn toward worldhood. The chapter takes its departure from a famous phrase used by the...

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Being in the World

Joseph Raz.

in From Normativity to Responsibility

December 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Moral Philosophy. 15236 words.

We actively engage with the world through our actions. Among them those for which we are responsible hold a special place. They constitute our engagement with the world as rational agents,...

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Being-in-the-world

Emma Simone.

in Virginia Woolf and Being-in-the-world

May 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 15425 words.

In Chapter 1 a comprehensive overview of the Heideggerian understanding of Being-in-the-world is presented, placing particular emphasis upon the ways in which this notion relates to Woolf’s...

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being-in-the-world

Overview page. Subjects: Philosophy.

(In-der-Welt-sein) is, for Heidegger, the ‘determining character’ or ‘basic state’ of Dasein (the kind of being which humans have). The hyphens signal that it is a ‘unitary phenomenon’, for...

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Exploring Our Being in the World

Jeffrey T. Kiehl.

in Facing Climate Change

April 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Climate Change. 4416 words.

A description how we relate to our lived-world through the lens of phenomenology. An exploration of how our being in the world is related to climate change.

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Being Nowhere in the World

Kiran Mirchandani.

in Phone Clones

March 2012; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Occupations, Professions, and Work. 5667 words.

This chapter examines how cultural cloning is facilitated through time, with particular emphasis on the ways in which customer service agents are required to occupy the same temporal space...

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being-in-the-world

David E. Cooper.

in The Oxford Companion to Philosophy

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Philosophy. 205 words.

(In-der-Welt-sein) is, for Heidegger, the ‘determining character’ or ‘basic state’ of Dasein (the kind of being which

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Virginia Woolf and Being-in-the-world

Emma Simone.

May 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Book. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 264 pages.

Virginia Woolf and Being-in-the-world: A Heideggerian Study explores Woolf’s treatment of the relationship between self and world from a phenomenological-existential...

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Being-in-the-World and Truth Revisited

Denis McManus.

in Heidegger and the Measure of Truth

November 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of Western Philosophy. 11131 words.

This chapter makes explicit how Chapter 6's reflections shed light on Heidegger's notion of ‘Being-in-the-world’ and his remarks on truth. Among the worries that the chapter addresses are...

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