By Heath Massey
The fresh renewal of curiosity within the philosophy of Henri Bergson has elevated either popularity of his impact on twentieth-century philosophy and a focus to his courting to phenomenology. formerly, the query of Martin Heidegger’s debt to Bergson has remained principally unanswered. Heidegger’s short dialogue of Bergson in Being and Time is aimed toward explaining why he fails in his makes an attempt to imagine extra significantly approximately time. regardless of this dismissal, a detailed examine Heidegger’s early works facing temporality finds a sustained engagement with Bergson’s concept. In The foundation of Time, Heath Massey evaluates Heidegger’s critique of Bergson and examines how Bergson’s efforts to reconsider time when it comes to period count on Heidegger’s personal interpretation of temporality. Massey demonstrates how Heidegger follows Bergson in looking to discover “primordial time” via disentangling temporality from spatiality, how he affiliates Bergson with the culture of philosophy that covers up this phenomenon, and the way he overlooks Bergson’s ontological flip in Matter and Memory. via shut readings of early significant works through either thinkers, Massey argues that Bergson is a way more radical philosopher with admire to time than Heidegger allows.
Heath Massey is affiliate Professor of Philosophy at Beloit College.
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The Origin of Time: Heidegger and Bergson (SUNY series in Contemporary Continental Philosophy) by Heath Massey