[Heidegger's] greatest work... essential for all collections." -Choice
... students of Heidegger will surely find this book indispensable." -Library Journal
Contributions to Philosophy (From Enowning), written in 1936-38 and first published in 1989 as Beitrage zur Philosophie (Vom Ereignis), is Heidegger's most ground-breaking work after the publication of Being and Time in 1927. If Being and Time is perceived as undermining modern metaphysics, Contributions undertakes to reshape the very project of thinking.
Parvis Emad is Emeritus Professor of Philosophy at DePaul University and the founding coeditor (with Kenneth Maly) of Heidegger Studies. With Kenneth Maly he has translated Hegel's Phenomenology of Spirit and Phenomenological Interpretation of Kant's Critique of Pure Reason by Martin Heidegger and Encounters with Martin Heidegger by Heinrich Wiegand Petzet. Kenneth Maly is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and coeditor (with John Sallis) of Heraclitean Fragments.
Translators' Foreword I. Preview II. Echo III. Playing-Forth IV. Leap V. Grounding VI. The Ones to Come VII. The Last God VIII. Be-ing Editor's Epilogue