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In the vicinity of the human

Malpas, J ORCID: 0000-0003-4378-8937 2017 , 'In the vicinity of the human' , International Journal of Philosophical Studies, vol. 25, no. 3 , pp. 423-436 , doi:

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Beginning with the situated character of the question concerning the human, this paper argues that the problem of the human is itself inextricably bound to the problem of situation or place. Consequently, any genuine philosophical anthropology must take the form of a philosophical topology. This line of argument is developed through the work Abraham Heschel, Martin Heidegger, Martin Buber, and also Helmut Plessner

Item Type: Article
Authors/Creators:Malpas, J
Keywords: philosophical anthropology, philosophical topology, place, human being, situation
Journal or Publication Title: International Journal of Philosophical Studies
Publisher: Routledge Taylor & Francis Ltd
ISSN: 0967-2559
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