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Heidegger’s Existentialism

Heidegger’s Existentialism

From Year 0 (BCE/CE): 1927
Post Date: 06/09/1927

Heidegger’s existentialism centers on the concept of “being-there” (Dasein), which refers to the unique way humans exist and relate to the world. Heidegger explores the nature of being and emphasizes the importance of understanding one’s own existence within the context of time and space. His philosophy delves into the idea of being authentic by confronting the inherent uncertainties and anxieties of life, and seeking a deeper understanding of one’s place in the world through introspection and connection to nature.

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