The Incarnality of Being: The Earth, Animals, and the Body by Frank Schalow

By Frank Schalow

A groundbreaking exploration of Heidegger and embodiment, from which an intensive moral standpoint emerges.

The Incarnality of Being addresses Martin Heidegger’s tendency to overlook the matter of the physique, an omission that's additional mirrored within the box of Heidegger scholarship. by means of addressing the corporeal size of human life, writer Frank Schalow uncovers Heidegger’s predicament for the materiality of the area. this permits for the ecological implications of Heidegger’s suggestion to emerge, in particular, the kinship among people and animals and the mutual curiosity every one has for conserving the surroundings and the earth. through advancing the topic of the “incarnality of being,” Schalow brings Heidegger’s pondering to undergo on a number of provocative questions pertaining to modern philosophy: sexuality, the intersection of human and animal existence, the precarious way forward for the earth we inhabit, and the importance that reclaiming our embodiment has upon ethics and politics.

Frank Schalow is affiliate Professor of Philosophy on the college of latest Orleans. he's the writer of many books, together with The Renewal of the Heidegger-Kant discussion: motion, proposal, and accountability, additionally released by means of SUNY Press, and Heidegger and the search for the Sacred: From inspiration to the Sanctuary of Faith.

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