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Thinking in Decision

Thinking in Decision THINKING IN DECISION by DANIELA VALLEGA - NEU California State University, Stanislaus In Contributions to Philosophy (From Enowning) 1 Heidegger attempts to pre- pare a site for a decision that would allow for another beginning not only of philosophy but also of Western history. According to him, this other beginning would transform not only the way we think but also the way a world discloses for human beings. Given that a major deci- sion is what frames and animates Heidegger’s thought in Contributions , in this essay I will read Heidegger’s Contributions to Philosophy through the notion of decision. Before engaging in this reading I would like to make two preliminary remarks: First, a reading of Contributions through the notion of decision high- lights the ethical dimension of this work. By “ethical” I do not mean to say that Contributions o V ers us an ethics in the traditional sense of a system of thought concerning moral conduct. Contributions neither sets nor follows a moral or political agenda, but rather is ethical in the Ancient Greek sense of the word in that it concerns our customary dwelling on earth. Second, a reading of Contributions in terms of decision http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Research in Phenomenology Brill

Thinking in Decision

Research in Phenomenology , Volume 33 (1): 247 – Jan 1, 2003

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Brill
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© 2003 Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, The Netherlands
ISSN
0085-5553
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1569-1640
DOI
10.1163/15691640360699690
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THINKING IN DECISION by DANIELA VALLEGA - NEU California State University, Stanislaus In Contributions to Philosophy (From Enowning) 1 Heidegger attempts to pre- pare a site for a decision that would allow for another beginning not only of philosophy but also of Western history. According to him, this other beginning would transform not only the way we think but also the way a world discloses for human beings. Given that a major deci- sion is what frames and animates Heidegger’s thought in Contributions , in this essay I will read Heidegger’s Contributions to Philosophy through the notion of decision. Before engaging in this reading I would like to make two preliminary remarks: First, a reading of Contributions through the notion of decision high- lights the ethical dimension of this work. By “ethical” I do not mean to say that Contributions o V ers us an ethics in the traditional sense of a system of thought concerning moral conduct. Contributions neither sets nor follows a moral or political agenda, but rather is ethical in the Ancient Greek sense of the word in that it concerns our customary dwelling on earth. Second, a reading of Contributions in terms of decision

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Research in PhenomenologyBrill

Published: Jan 1, 2003

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