“Heidegger gives us the analytical tools for understanding human existence in the world. If you begin philosophy from that starting point, it fundamentally changes the way that you understand the activity. It’s not about sense data pouring into eyes, and minds inside heads which might or might not be attached to brains, all of that is just left by the wayside. We’re out there, with things, with stuff, and that makes sense. How does it make sense, how does it hang together, and what can we say about it?” Read more...
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