Heidegger In France by Dominique JanicaudHeidegger In France by Dominique Janicaud

Heidegger In France

byDominique JanicaudEditorDavid Translated By François Raffoul And David PettigrewTranslated byFrançois Raffoul

Hardcover | October 19, 2015

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Dominique Janicaud claimed that every French intellectual movement-from existentialism to psychoanalysis-was influenced by Martin Heidegger. This translation of Janicaud's landmark work, Heidegger en France, details Heidegger's reception in philosophy and other humanistic and social science disciplines. Interviews with key French thinkers such as Françoise Dastur, Jacques Derrida, Éliane Escoubas, Jean Greisch, Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe, Jean-Luc Marion, and Jean-Luc Nancy are included and provide further reflection on Heidegger's relationship to French philosophy. An intellectual undertaking of authoritative scope, this work furnishes a thorough history of the French reception of Heidegger's thought.

Dominique Janicaud (1937-2002) was Professor of Philosophy at the University of Nice-Sophia-Antipolis and the author of many books including Powers of the Rational (IUP, 1994), Phenomenology and the Theological Turn, and Phenomenology Wide Open. Heidegger en France, the crowning achievement of his philosophical work, was published in F...
Title:Heidegger In FranceFormat:HardcoverDimensions:560 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.98 inPublished:October 19, 2015Publisher:Indiana University PressLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Translators' Introduction
Part I.
1. First Crossings of the Rhine
2. The Sartre Bomb
3. Postwar Fascinations
4. Humanism in Turmoil
5. The Bright Spell of the50s
6. Renewed Polemics, New Shifts
7. Dissemination or Reconstruction?
8. Death and Transfiguration?
9. The Letter and the Spirit
10. The Return of the Repressed?
11. Between Erudite Scholarship and Techno-Science
12. At the Crossroads
Part II. Interviews
Françoise Dastur: Interview of March 3, 2000
Jacques Derrida: Interviews from July 1 and November 22, 1999
Éliane Escoubas: Interview of October 19, 2000
Jean Greisch: Interview of December 2, 1999
Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe: Interview of June 22, 2000
Jean-Luc Marion: Interview of December 3, 1999
Jean-Luc Nancy: Interview of June 23, 2000
Selected Bibliography

Editorial Reviews

"Janicaud sheds light on the contemporary French philosophical scene and he has done this from an angle seldom seen by others. It is a lively story and reminds us that the life of ideas, the destiny of a thought, is an exciting matter." -Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews