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By Marcia Sa Cavalcante Schuback,Susanna Lindberg

ISBN-10: 178660261X

ISBN-13: 9781786602619

ISBN-10: 1786602628

ISBN-13: 9781786602626

The 'end of the area' opens up philosophical questions in regards to the very concept of the world, that is a primary section of all existential, phenomenological and hermeneutical philosophy. Is the 'end of the area' for us 'somebody's' loss of life (the finish of 'being-in-the-world') or the extinction of many or of all (the finish of the realm itself)? Is the erosion of the 'world' a phenomenon that doesn't actually have an effect on the concept of the realm as a basic function of all existential-ontological inquiry?

This quantity examines the current country of those issues in philosophy, movie and literature. It offers a philosophical hermeneutics of the current kingdom of the realm and explores the critical questions of the philosophical bills of the tip of the area, resembling finality and finitude. It additionally indicates how literature and cinema have ventured to specific the tip of the realm whereas asking if a consequent expression of the tip of the area is usually an finish of its expression.

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