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Among the many things to read, that was an interesting summary of the black
notebooks, David.

Am i correct in interpreting the link between heidegger and anti-semitism
t, according to this account, to run through the sin of rationalism and its
epitome in mathematics as "calculation" presumably linking rationalism and
money lending, and hence the historical steretotype as in *Jew Suss*?
Or is that too simple?

Is the anti-semitism endemic to the philosophy or contingent invasion of a
historical German cultural narrative?

(signed)
The blind man with a stick
mike



On Sun, Mar 30, 2014 at 7:47 PM, David Kellogg <dkellogg60@gmail.com> wrote:

> Martin:
>
> I've only seen short extracts from the "Black Notebooks", but what
> I've seen suggests that the real problem is not time but precisely the
> problem of "worlding" which was mentioned earlier.
>
> Jews, according to the "Black Notebooks", are an "unworlded" people,
> and because of that they are necessarily parasitic upon peoples who
> are deeply and profoundly in the world, i.e. his truly.
>
>
> http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/31/books/heideggers-notebooks-renew-focus-on-anti-semitism.html?_r=0
>
> It's a big world, and there are lots of other things to read. They are
> only short extracts, but they are more than enough.
>
> David Kellogg
> Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
>
> On 31 March 2014 10:02, Martin John Packer <mpacker@uniandes.edu.co>
> wrote:
> > Hi David,
> >
> > Yes, this always the problem with Heidegger: his appalling politics,
> both professional and personal.  However, the conceptual problem he was
> working on was also important to philosophers with very different politics.
> For example, Lucien Goldmann found parallels between Heidegger and Lukacs
> (ref below). I find it helpful to (try to) understand what Heidegger was
> trying to do, and also understand how a philosopher of human existence was
> unable to prevent himself from becoming a very unpleasant human being. (The
> problem lies in his treatment of time, in my view.)
> >
> > Martin
> >
> > Goldmann, L. (1979). Lukacs and Heidegger: Towards a new philosophy.
> Routledge and Kegan Paul.
> >
> >
> > On Mar 30, 2014, at 7:10 PM, David Preiss <daviddpreiss@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >
> >> As an aside to the ongoing references to Heidegger... May be of
> interest or not.
> >> DP
> >>
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