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Author Possenti, Vittorio,
Title Nichilismo e metafisica. English
Nihilism and metaphysics : the third voyage / Vittorio Possenti ; translated by Daniel Gallagher ; foreword by Brian Schroeder.
Imprint Albany : State University of New York Press, 2014.

Series Suny series in contemporary Italian philosophy
SUNY series in contemporary Italian philosophy.
Subject Nihilism (Philosophy) -- History.
Knowledge, Theory of -- History -- 19th century.
Knowledge, Theory of -- History -- 20th century.
Metaphysics -- History -- 19th century.
Metaphysics -- History -- 20th century.
Alt Name Gallagher, Daniel B.,
Possenti, Vittorio. Terza navigazione.
Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents ""Contents""; ""Foreword""; ""Translator�s Introduction and Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction""; ""Nothingness and Nihilism""; ""Putting the Problem in Its Place""; ""Metaphysical Knowledge""; ""Note""; ""Postscript to the Second Edition (2004)""; ""1. The Question of Nihilism and the Knowledge of Being""; ""J�nger, Nietzsche, and Heidegger on Nihilism""; ""The Nature of Nihilism""; ""Realism and Real Knowledge""; ""What Does It Mean to Think?""; ""Existential Intellectualism as Anti-nihilism""; ""A Digression on Language, Thought, and Reality""; ""Returning to the Problem of Nihilism""
""2. Metaphysical Knowledge of Existence""""Attempts to Neutralize Existence""; ""Existence as the Primary Source of all Intelligibility""; ""Judgment of Existence""; ""Stages in the Gradual Departure from Existence""; ""Kant""; ""Hegel""; ""Schelling""; ""The Consequences of the Essentialization of Existence""; ""Leave-taking""; ""3. Being, Intellect, and Abstractive Intuition""; ""Philosophy as Science""; ""Opening the Realm of Metaphysics""; ""What Is Metaphysics?""; ""Intellectual Intuition""; ""Rational and Intellectual""; ""Hints at the Intellectual Intuition of Being""
""The Intellect as the Faculty of Categories and the Impossibility of Intellectual Intuition: Kant""""Nietzsche: The Adversary of the Intellect""; ""The Possibility of Intuition: Bergson""; ""Husserl""; ""A Brief Digression on Anthropology""; ""4. The Status of First Principles""; ""Characteristics of the First Speculative Principles""; ""Per se Predication""; ""First Principles: Analytic or Synthetic?""; ""A Critical Defense of First Principles""; ""Metaphysical Causality and Scientific Causality""; ""5. Speculative Nihilism""; ""Nietzsche""
""The Transition to Active Nihilism and the Thinking of Values""""The Question of Truth""; ""The Embodiment of the Subject and the Dissolution of the Object""; ""Willing the Absurd""; ""Theoretic Conception and Tragic Conception""; ""Kierkegaard as the Anti-Nietzsche""; ""Gentile""; ""The Dialectic Immolation of the Object and the Pure Act of Thinking""; ""The Unproblematic Innocence of Becoming""; ""Actualism as Voluntarism""; ""Nihilism as “Ontophobia� in Nietzsche and Gentile""; ""6. Heidegger""; ""Being within the Horizon of Time: Ontology or Ontochronology?""
""Knowledge of Being and the Doctrine of Truth""""A""; ""B""; ""On the Entry into Metaphysics""; ""A Digression on the Experience of the Self""; ""Returning to the Problem of Nihilism in Heidegger""; ""A: The Abandonment of the Theoretical and the Marginalization of the Intellect""; ""B: Ontological Difference""; ""7. Eight Theses on Postmetaphysical Thinking""; ""8. The Two Roads of Hermeneutics""; ""The Rise of Hermeneutics""; ""Left-wing Hermeneutics""; ""Interlude: Truth and Method""; ""“Moderate� Hermeneutics and Immediacy: Ricoeur""
Note English.
Print version record.
ISBN 9781438452081 (electronic bk.)
143845208X (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 877886270
Additional Format Print version: Possenti, Vittorio. Nichilismo e metafisica. English. Nihilism and metaphysics 9781438452074 (DLC) 2013028929 (OCoLC)861211947