Martin Heidegger Contributions to philosophy (from enowning) (1936-1938)
Beiträge zur Philosophie (Vom Ereignis)


Developed by Daniel Fidel Ferrer.

This page is about Martin Heidegger's famous philosophical writings
Contributions to philosophy (from enowning).
This is considered his second
major writing after Being and Time (Sein und Zeit) 1927.

This is about the English translations of Martin Heidegger's Contributions to philosophy (from enowning).
The work is entitled in German:
Beiträge zur Philosophie (Vom Ereignis) (1936-1938).
Gesamtausgabe (GA) volume 65
I. Vorblick
II. Der Anklang
III. Das Zuspiel
IV. Der Sprung
V. Die Gründung, a) Da-Sein und Seinsentwurf, b) Das Da-sein,
c) Das Wesen der Wahrheit, d) Der Zeit-Raum als der Ab-grund,
e) Die Wesung der Wahrheit als Bergung
VI. Die Zu-künftigen
VII. Der letzte Gott
VIII. Das Seyn.

Dates as to when Martin Heidegger wrote this material.
Section VIII. Das Seyn was composed last in 1938.
Handwritten version completed May, 1939.
Comparsion between the handwritten version and a typed version by
Fritz Heidegger and Martin Heidegger was done June 3, 1939.

Current owner of the manuscript is Dr. Hartmut Buchner, who got it
from Dr. Silvio Vietta.

The German version was first published in 1989 in Germany.

The first English translation was:

Contributions to philosophy (from enowning)
Translated by Parvis Emad and Kenneth Maly.
Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1999.
Online table of contents.
Online Name Index by section number.
Ism-logy Index by section number.

Heidegger was working through many of these same issues in the lecture course during
this same period. You may want to look at this volume.
Title: "Grundfragen der Philosophie. Ausgewählte 'Probleme' der 'Logik' ".
Winter Semester 1937-1938).
The English title is: Basic Questions of Philosophy: Selected “Problems” of “Logic”.
For example, p.196-197, et. p.169.
See in general the section entitled “From the first draft.” (“Aus dem ersten Entwurf”).

GA 45 Grundfragen der Philosophie. Ausgewählte "Probleme" der "Logik"
(Wintersemester 1937/38). Ed. F.-W. von Herrmann, 1984, XIV, 234p.

Bibliography of books about Contributions to philosophy (from enowning)
in English/German sorted by date of publication.

Link to German version.