Thomas Sheehan | Publications

selected publications

Books

Making Sense of Heidegger: A Paradigm Shift, Rowman and Littlefield, 2014.

New, completely revised edition, Theodore Kisiel and Thomas Sheehan, editors, Becoming Heidegger: On the Trail of his Early Occasional Writings, 1910-1927, Seattle: Noesis Press, 2011.  [see translations, 2007]

Thomas Sheehan, editor and translator: Martin Heidegger, Logic: The Question of Truth, Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press, 2010.

Edmund Husserl, Psychological and Transcendental Phenomenology, and the Confrontation with Heidegger, edited and translated by Thomas Sheehan and Richard E.  Palmer, in the series “Edmund Husserl: Collected Works,” Dordrecht, Boston, London: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1997.  [See articles, 1997, and translations, 1997] Click to read pdf

Thomas Sheehan, Karl Rahner: The Philosophical Foundations, Athens, Ohio: Ohio University Press, 1987. Continental Thought Series, Volume 9.  click for PDF, intro; ch. 1.1; 1.2; 2.1; 2.2; 3.1; 3.2; 4.1; 4.2; 5; 6 ; 7.1; 7.2 ; 8.1 ; 8.2

Thomas Sheehan, The First Coming: How the Kingdom of God Became Christianity, New York: Random House, 1986.  [British edition: Thorsons Publishing Group Ltd., Wellingborough: Aquarian Press, April 1988; paperback edition: Vintage Press, New York City, August 1988.]  click to read online

Thomas Sheehan, editor, Heidegger, the Man and the Thinker, Chicago: Precedent Press, 1981.  [Reprinted, 2010, Transaction Press, New Brunswick, New Jersey.]

Co-authored, with a one-chapter contribution

The Once and Future Jesus, Robert Funk, Thomas Sheehan, et al., Santa Rosa, CA: Polebridge Press, 2000. Chapter contributed: “From Divinity to Infinity,” 27-44.  [See Articles, 2000, “From Divinity to Infinity”]

An Introduction to the Humanities: Literature, Historical Documents, and Fine Art, John L. Foster, Thomas Sheehan, Peter Gay, et al., contributing co-editors,  Glenview, Illinois: ScottForesman, 1996, Chapter introduction: “Judaism and Early Christianity, 1000 B.C. — A.D. 500,” pp. 82-89.

Thomas Sheehan, Jacques Taminiaux, Samuel Ijsseling, and Edward Casey, contributing co-authors, Heidegger: A Centenary Appraisal, Pittsburgh: Duquesne University Press, Simon Silverman Center, 1990. Chapter contributed: “Nihilism, Faciticity, and the Economized Lethe,” pp. 28-61.  [See Articles, 1990]

Thomas Sheehan, Franco Volpi, et al., contributing co-authors, Heidegger et l’idée de la phénoménologie, Phaenomenologica Series, No. 108, Dordrecht: Kluwer, 1988. Chapter contributed: “Hermeneia and Apophansis: The Early Heidegger’s Reading of De Interpretatione,” pp. 67-80.  [See Articles, 1988]

Online course

“The Historical Jesus,” Stanford iTunes

Articles and book chapters

2015

“Sense and Meaning: From Aristotle to Heidegger,” in Niall Keane and Chris Lawn, The Blackwell Companion to Hermeneutics, Hoboken, N.J.: Wiley-Blackwell, forthcoming.

“Did Heidegger Ever Finish Being and Time?” in Lee Braver, ed., Division III of Being and Time: Heidegger’s Unanswered Question of Being, Cambridge, Massachusetts, forthcoming.

2014

“Krzysztof Ziarek, Language After Heidegger” (book review), Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews: An Online Journal, 13 December 2014. click for PDF

“No one can jump over his own shadow: An Interview with Thomas Sheehan.” Interviewers: Professors Richard Polt and Gregory Fried. 3:AM Magazine, 8 December 2014. click for PDF

“What, After All, Was Heidegger About?” Continental Philosophy Review, 47, 2 (2014). click for PDF 

“A Heidegger Bibliography: The Gesamtausgabe Texts and their Current Translations” Continental Philosophy Review, Continental Philosophy Review, 47, 2 (2014). click for PDF

2013

“Prolegomeni alla questione di Heidegger e Dio” (“Prolegomena to the Question of Heidegger and God”), in the journal  Humanitas (Brescia, Italy) LXVIII, no. 4 (July to August 2013): 509-529, translated into Italian by Alberto Anelli.  click for PDF

“What If Heidegger Were a Phenomenologist?” in Mark Wrathall, editor,  The Cambridge Companion to Heidegger’s “Being and Time,”  Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 2013, pp. 381-401.  click for PDF

“The Turn – All Three of Them,” in The Bloomsbury Companion to Heidegger, eds. François Raffoul and Eric S. Nelson. London: Bloomsbury, 2013, pp. 31-38.  click for PDF

“US Aid Supports a Protracted Massacre in El Salvador” in Genocide and Persecution: El Salvador and Guatemala, ed., Alexander Cruden and Frank Chalk, Detroit: Greenhaven Press, 2013, pp. 141-145.

“Legacies of Benedict XVI,” Chronicle of Higher Education, March 8, 2013. click for PDF

Μάρτιν Χάιντεγκερ: ̓Ενας κανονικός Ναζί  (“Martin Heidegger: A Normal Nazi”), Αθηναϊκή  Επιθεώρηση του Βιβλίου (The Athens Review of Books), January 2013, vol. 40, no. 36, 55-62.

“What Comes After Christianity?”  The 4th R, 26:5 (September/October 2013): 5-10.  click for PDF

2012

“Foreword” to John Van Hagen, Rescuing Religion: How Faith Can Survive Its Encounter with Science, Salem, Oregon: Polebridge Press, 2012, pp.  vii-xiv.

2011

“Astonishing! Things Make Sense,” in Daniel Dahlstrom, ed. Gatherings: The Heidegger Circle Annual I (2011):1-25.  click for PDF

“Facticity and Ereignis” in Daniel Dahlstrom, ed., Interpreting Heidegger: New Essays, Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 2011, 42-68.  click for PDF

2010

“Heidegger, Martin,” The Cambridge Dictionary of Christianity, ed. Daniel Patte, Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 2010, 502-503.  click for PDF

 2009

“The Turn,” Heidegger: Key Concepts, ed.  Bret W. Davis, Durham, GB: Acumen Publishing, 2009, pp. 82-101.  click for PDF

2008

“Un futuro possibile per il cristianesimo.  Una propedeutica,” trans.  Gaetano Chiurazzi, Pensare l’attualità, cambiare il mondo.  Confronto con Gianni Vattimo, ed.  Gaetano Chiurazzi, Milano: Bruno Mondadori , 2008, pp.  127-142.  click for PDF

“The Resurrection of Jesus: An Obstacle to Faith?” The Resurrection of Jesus: A Sourcebook, ed. Bernard Brandon Scott, Santa Rosa: Polebridge Press, 2008, 93-104.  click for PDF

“How Did Easter Originally Happen?  A Hypothesis,” The Resurrection of Jesus: A Sourcebook, ed. Bernard Brandon Scott, Santa Rosa: Polebridge Press, 2008, 105-115.  click for PDF

2006

“La Kehre a Marburgo,” in Heidegger a Marburgo (1923-1928), ed. Eugenio Mazzarella, Genova: Il Melangelo, 2006, 1245-188. Translated into Italian by Simona Venezia.  click for PDF

“Reading a Life: Heidegger and Hard Times,” in Cambridge Companion to Heidegger, ed. Charles Guignon, Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 2006, revised edition.  click for PDF

“An Interview with Thomas Sheehan of Stanford University,” Contemplatio: An Undergraduate Philosophy Journal, 1 (2006) 30-44.   click for PDF; Excerpt

“Being, Opened-ness, and Unlimited Technology: Ten Theses on Heidegger,” Le Portique. Revue de philosophie et de sciences humaines, 18 (2006), 293-299 (same text as 2003, Revista Portuguesa de Filosofia, 2003).  click for PDF; online version

2005

“The Body of Blessing,” in Rahner beyond Rahner: A Great Theologian Encounters the Pacific Rim, ed. Paul Crowley, Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield, 2005, pp. 23-37.  click for PDF

“Dasein” in The Blackwell Companion to Heidegger, edited Hubert Dreyfus and Mark Wrathall, Oxford: Blackwell, 2005.  click for PDF

“Oscar Romero, Profeta y martir,” El Faro, San Salvador, March 2005.  click for PDF

“Rahner’s Transcendental Project,” in The Cambridge Companion to Karl Rahner, edited by Declan Marmion and Mary Heines, Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2005, pp. 29-42.  click for PDF

2003

“Heidegger,” in The World’s Great Philosophers,  ed., Robert L. Arrington, Malden, Massachusetts: Blackwell, second edition, revised, 2003, pp. 105-117.  click for PDF

“Being, Opened-ness, and Unlimited Technology: Ten Theses on Heidegger,” Revista Portuguesa de Filosofia (59, 2003): 1253-1259.  click for PDF

2002

“Nihilism and its Discontents,” in Heidegger and Practical Philosophy, ed. François Raffoul and David Pettigrew, SUNY Press, 2002, 275-300.  click for PDF

 2001

“A Paradigm Shift in Heidegger Research,” Continental Philosophy Review, 34, 2 (June 2001): 183-202.  click for PDF

Geschichtlichkeit / Ereignis / Kehre,” Existentia: Meletai Sophias [Budapest], XI, 3-4 (2001): 241-251.  click for PDF

“Reading Heidegger’s ‘What Is Metaphysics?’” in The New Yearbook for Phenomenology and Phenomenological Philosophy, I (2001), 181-201.

“How Did Easter Originally Happen?” The Fourth R, 14, 4 (July-August 2001): 3-8.

 2000

Kehre and Ereignis: A Prolegomenon to Introduction to Metaphysics,” in Gregory Fried and Richard Polt, editors, A Companion to Martin Heidegger’s Introduction to Metaphysics,  New Haven: Yale University Press, 2000, 3-16 and 263-274.  click for PDF; Notes

“Martin Heidegger,” Concise Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy, ed. Edward Craig (London: Routledge, 2000), pp. 340-341. click for PDF

“Fortress Vaticana,” (separate submission and publication) The Fourth R, 13, 5 (September/October 2000): 2.

“Fortress Vaticana” (separate submission and publication) The American Catholic (Bristol, Connecticut), IX, No. 6 (September/October, 2000):  7.  click for PDF

Response to Joseph Puglielli’s letter: ibid., IX, 8 (December, 2000): 19.

“From Divinity to Infinity,” The Once and Future Jesus, ed. Robert Funk (Santa Rosa, California: The Westar Institute, 2000), pp. 27-44.  click for PDF

1999

“Heidegger,” in A Companion to the Philosophers, ed., Robert L. Arrington, Oxford and Oxford, UK: Blackwell, 1999, pp. 288-297.  [For PDF, see above, 2003]

“Choosing One’s Fate: A Re-reading of Sein und Zeit, § 74,” co-authored with Corinne Painter, Research in Phenomenology XXVIII (1999): 63-83.  click for PDF

“The Genesis of Easter,” The Fourth R, 12, 4 (July-August, 1999): 3-12.

1998

“Nihilism: Heidegger/Jünger/Aristotle,” in Phenomenology: Japanese and American Perspectives, edited by Burt C. Hopkins, Dordrecht, the Netherlands: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1998, pp. 273-316.  click for PDF

“Heidegger, Martin (1889-1976),” Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy, editor Edward Craig, London and New York: Routledge, 1998, IV, pp. 307-323.  click for PDF

“I cugini d’America: problemi della recezione di Heidegger negli Stati Uniti,” trans. Leonardo Pica Caimarra, in Heidegger Oggi, ed. Eugenio Mazzarella, Bologna: Il Mulino, 1998, pp. 259-276.  click for PDF

“Fascismo amistoso: el negocio habitual en el patio trasero de América,” Estudios Centroamericanos [ECA], LIII, 601-602 (November-December, 1998): 1037-1066.  click for PDF, Part I ; Part II

“Friendly Fascism: Business as Usual in America’s Backyard,” in Fascism’s Return, ed. J. Richard Golson, University of Nebraska Press, 1998, pp. 260-300.  click for PDF

 1997

“Elämä luettavana: Heidegger ja kovat ajat” [“Reading a Life: Heidegger and Hard Times”], translated into Finnish by Ukri Pulliainen, in Heidegger: Ristiriitojen filosofi [Heidegger: Philosopher of Contraditions], ed. Arto Haapala , Helsinki: Gaudeamus Kirja, 1997, pp. 27-53 and 267-270.  click for PDF

“Husserl and Heidegger: The Making and Unmaking of a Relationship in Edmund Husserl,” in Psychological and Transcendental Phenomenology, and the Confrontation with Heidegger, edited and translated by Thomas Sheehan and Richard E.  Palmer, in the series “Edmund Husserl: Collected Works,” Dordrecht, Boston, London: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1997.  Click to read pdf

“The History of the Redaction of the Encyclopedia Britannica,” in  Edmund Husserl, Psychological and Transcendental Phenomenology, and the Confrontation with Heidegger, edited and translated by Thomas Sheehan and Richard E.  Palmer, in the series “Edmund Husserl: Collected Works,” Dordrecht, Boston, London: Kluwer Academic Publishers,1997.  Click to read pdf

“‘Let a Hundred Translations Bloom!’ A Modest Proposal About Being and Time.” Man and World 30 (1997): 227-238.  click for PDF

1996

“Heidegger’s New Aspect: On In-Sein, Zeitlichkeit, and The Genesis of Being and Time,” Existentia: Meletai Sophias [Budapest] VI-VII, 1-4 (1996-97): 19-31.  click for PDF

Das Gewesen,” Existentia: Meletai Sophias [Budapest] , VI-VII, 1-4 (1996-97): 1-17.

“Karl Rahner: Hermeneutics, Metaphysics, Bivalence,” in Karl Rahner Emlékülés: Az Ige meghalloója / Der Hörer des Wortes, Karl Rahner, ed. Boros István, Szeged – Budapest: Szegedi Hittudományi Föiskola, Logos Kiadó, 1996, pp. 121-160.  click for PDF

“Judaism and Early Christianity, 1000 B.C. — A.D. 500,” in An Introduction to the Humanities: Literature, Historical Documents, and Fine Art, co-edited by John L. Foster, Thomas Sheehan, Peter Gay, et al., Glenview, Illinois: ScottForesman, 1996, pp. 82-89.

1995

Das Gewesen” in From Phenomenology to Thought, Errancy, and Desire,  edited by Babette Babich, Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1995, pp. 157-177.  click for PDF

“Heidegger’s New Aspect: On In-Sein, Zeitlichkeit, and the Genesis of Being and Time,” in Research in Phenomenology 25 (November 1995): 207-225.  click for PDF

“How (Not) To Read Heidegger,” American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly, LXIX, 2 (Spring 1995): 275-296.  click for PDF

“L’antisemitismo e certi cattolici,” La Rivista Italiana dei Libri / The New York Review of Books, 5, 11 (November 1995), pp. 21-22. Translated by Massimo Stanzione.  click for PDF

“The Resurrection: An Obstacle to Faith?” The Fourth R, 8, 2 (March-April, 1995), 3-9. (Published, however, in January, 1996).

Videotaped lecture:  “The Way the World Ends: Faith, Fundamentalism, and Eschatology.”  Published and distributed by Polebridge Press, Santa Rosa, California, copyright 1995, 106 minutes.

1994

“Un normale nazionalsocialista,”  La Rivista dei Libri, [Florence, Italy] IV, 3 (March, 1994), 34-37 trans. Rosa Rita D’Acquarica.  click for PDF

 1993

“L’Affaire Derrida” click for PDF

“L’Affaire Derrida: Reply to John D. Moore and Jacques Derrida,” The New York Review of Books, XL, February 11, 1993, 44-45.  click for PDF

“‘L’Affaire Derrida’ (cont’d): A Reply to John Dennis Moore,” The New York Review of Books, XL, 5 (March 4, 1993), 57., XL, 5 (March 4, 1993), 57.  click for PDF

“L’Affaire Derrida’: Another Exchange: A Reply to Jacques Derrida, Didier Eribon, and Richard Wolin,”  New York Review of Books, XL, 6 (March 25, 1993), 66-67.” click for PDF

“L’Affaire Derrida’: Yet Another Exchange.  A Reply to Hélène Cixous and Twenty-Five Distinguished Scholars,”  New York Review of Books, XL, 8 (April 22), 1993, 68-69.  click for PDF

“Heidegger and Nazism: An Exchange. Reply to Ernst Nolte,” New York Review of Books, XL, 7 (April 8, 1993), pp. 49-50.  click for PDF

“A Normal Nazi,” New York Review of Books, XL, nos. 1-2 (January 14, 1993) 30-35.  click for PDF

“Reading a Life: Heidegger and Hard Times,” in the Cambridge Companion to Heidegger, ed. Charles Guignon, Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 1993, pp. 70-96.  click for PDF

 1992

“Time and Being, 1925-7″ in Heidegger: Critical Assessments [4 vols.], ed. Christopher Macann, London: Routledge, 1992, vol. 1, pp. 29-67.  click for PDF

 1991

“Having It Both Ways,” in The Critic [Chicago], 46, 1 (Fall, 1991): 15-16.

1990

“Nihilism, Facticity, and the Economized Lethe: A Reflection on Heidegger’s Zur Seinsfrage,” in Thomas Sheehan et al., Heidegger: A Centennial Appraisal, Pittsburgh: Duquesne University Press, 1990, pp. 28-61.  click for PDF, Part 1; Part 2

“‘Everyone has to Tell the Truth’: Heidegger and the Jews,” Continuum, I, 1 (Autumn, 1990): 30-44.  click for PDF

“Smiling Nihilism vs. the Evidence,”  Faith and Works, I, (Fall, 1990): 5-13.  click for PDF

1989

“United States gets what it pays for in El Salvador,” Chicago Tribune, December 1, 1989, Section 1, p. 27.  click for PDF
[Reprinted in various newspapers.]

“Weep not for Ignacio Ellacuria but for ourselves,” National Catholic Reporter, December 1, 1989, p. 7.  click for PDF

“The Gospel According to Thomas Sheehan: An Interview with Robert McClory,”  The Chicago Reader, Vol. 18, no. 30 (April 21, 1989), pp. 16-29. [Introduction by Robert McClory, pp. 1 and 12-15.] click for PDF; read online

“Heidegger e i Nazisti,” Prospettive Sessanta [University of Naples, Italy], no. 3-4 (1989), pp. 402-427.  click for PDF

1988

“Heidegger and the Nazis,” The New York Review of Books, Vol. XXXV, No. 10 (June 16, 1988): 38-47.  click for PDF

“Heidegger’s Lehrjahre,” in John Sallis et al., eds., The Collegium Phaenomenologicum, Dordrecht/Boston/London: Kluwer, 1988, pp. 77-137.  click for PDF

Hermeneia and Apophansis: The Early Heidegger’s Reading of De Interpretatione,” in Franco Volpi, Thomas Sheehan, et al., Heidegger et l’idée de la phénoménologie, Dordrecht: Kluwer, 1988, 67-80.  click for PDF

“Diventare Dio: Evola, Nietzsche, and Heidegger,” in Thomas Harrison, ed., Nietzsche in Italy, Stanford: Anima Libri, 1988, pp. 279-292.  click for PDF

“From Professor to Professor: A Brief Response to Robert H. Stein,” The Standard, Vol. 78, No. 2 (February, 1988): 5.  click for PDF

1987

“Cultural and Nuclear Exchanges: American Pre-Milleniarism and the Year 2000,” in Minds Without Borders: Papers at the Fortieth Anniversity of the Fulbright Program, Washington, D.C.: Fulbright Conference Papers, 1987, pp. 111-123.  click for PDF

 1986

“Heidegger’s ‘Introduction to Phenomenology of Religion,’ 1920-1921,” in A Companion to Martin Heidegger’s “Being and Time”, edited by Joseph J. Kockelmans, Washington D.C.: Center for Advanced Research in Phenomenology and University Press of America, 1986,  pp. 40-62.  click for PDF

Diventare Dio: Evola, Nietzsche, and Heidegger,” Stanford Italian Review, XX (December, 1986): 279-292.  [See 1988]

“Two Easter Legends,” Philosophy and Theology, I, 1 (Fall, 1986): 32-48.  click for PDF

1985

“Derrida and Heidegger,” in Hermeneutics and Deconstruction, edited by Hugh J. Silverman, New York: State University of New York Press, 1985,  pp. 201-218 and 295-298.  click for PDF

“Metaphysics and Bivalence: On Karl Rahner’s Geist in Welt,” The Modern Schoolman, LXIII, (November, 1985): 21-43.  click for PDF

“El Salvador: The Forgotten War,” The Threepenny Review, 22 (Summer, 1985): 3-4.  click for PDF

“Pierre Rousselot and the Dynamism of Human Spirit,” Gregorianum, LXVI, 2 (1985): 241-267.  click for PDF

“A Ressurreiçao entre a Historia e a fe,” Jornal Do Brasil, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, April 7, 1985.

“A Way Out of Metaphysics?” Research in Phenomenology, XV (1985): 229-234.  click for PDF

 1984

“Time and Being, 1925-1927,” in Thinking about Being, edited by Robert W. Shahan and J. Mohanty, Norman, Oklahoma: Oklahoma University Press, 1984, pp. 177-219.  click for PDF

“On Satan and Catholic Liberals,” Commonweal, CXI, 16 (September 21, 1984): 498-502.  click for PDF

“Greeley’s Agnosticism,” Commonweal, CXI, 16 (September 21, 1984): 501-502.  click for PDF

“The Vatican Errs on Liberation Theology,” The New York Times, (September 16, 1984), E23.  click for PDF

“Revolution in the Church,” The New York Review of Books, XXXI, 10 (June 14, 1984), 35-39.  click for PDF; read online
[Responses to this article in The New York Review of Books, XXXI, 18 (November 22, 1984); click for pdfread online]

“Recent Developments in El Salvador,” The Threepenny Review, 16 (Winter, 1984), 10-11.

1983

“Heidegger’s Philosophy of Mind,” in Contemporary Philosophy: A New Survey, edited by Guttorm Floistad, Vol. IV, Philosophy of Mind, The Hague: Nijhoff Publishers, 1983, pp. 287-318.  click for PDF

“On the Way to Ereignis: Heidegger’s Interpretation of Physis,” in Continental Philosophy in America: Prize Essays, Volume I, edited by John Sallis, Pittsburgh: Duquense University Press, 1983, pp. 131-164.  click for PDF

“USA in El Salvador,” translated by Giovanni Bottiroli, Alfabeta, V, 55 (December, 1983): 36-37.  click for PDF

“Karl Rahner,” in Thinkers of the Twentieth-Century, edited by Elizabeth Devine, Michael Held, James Vinson, and George Walsh, London: Macmillan Publishers, 1983, 463-466.

1982

“The Dream of Karl Rahner,” The New York Review of Books, XXIX, 1 (February 4, 1982): 13-14. click for PDF; read online

“Is the United States a Certified Accomplice?” International Herald Tribune (Paris), September 9, 1982, p. 4.  click for PDF

“Should  Congress  Continue  Military  Aid to El Salvador?” Los Angeles Times, August 15, 1982, Part IV, p. 3, Opinion Section.
[Reprinted in The Seattle Times, August 29, 1982, p. A-13; The Vancouver Sun, August 24, 1982, p. A-6, click for PDF]

“Ignoring the Facts: El Salvador”, The Chicago Tribune, Perspective/Point of View, July 28, 1982, Section 1, p. 17.  click for PDF

“El Salvador Elections Said to be Fraudulent in a Study of Returns,” Religious News Service, June 11, 1982.  click for PDF
[Article distributed over the wire services of Religious News Service.]

“Salvador Vote Inflated, Study is Said to Find,” The New York Times, Op Ed Section, June 3, 1982, p. 29.  click for PDF
[Reprinted in The Houston Chronicle, June 6, 1982; noted in Time Magazine, June 14, 1982, “An Election Reconsidered.”]

“Italy: Who Pulls the Strings?” The Threepenny Review (Berkeley, California), 9 (Spring, 1982): 4-6.  click for PDF

Specialità Ebraiche: The Story of Rome’s Jews,” Moment (Boston), VII, 2 (January-February, 1982): 39-43.  click for PDF

1981

“Heidegger, the Project and the Fulfillment,” Introduction to Heidegger, the Man and the Thinker, edited Thomas Sheehan, Chicago: Precedent Publishing, 1981, pp. vii-xx.  click for PDF

“Heidegger’s Early Years: Fragments For a Philosophical Biography,”  in Heidegger, the Man and the Thinker, edited by Thomas Sheehan, Chicago: Precedent Publishing, Inc., 1981, pp. 3-19.  click for PDF

“Husserl’s Critique of Psychologism,” in Husserl: Shorter Writings, edited by Peter McCormick and Frederick Elliston, Notre Dame, Indiana: Notre Dame University Press, 1981, pp. 143-145.  click for PDF

“On Movement and the Destruction of Ontology,” The Monist, LXIV, 4 (1981): 534-542.  click for PDF

“Italy: Terror on the Right,” The New York Review of Books, XXVII, 21 & 22 (January 22, 1981): 23-26.  click for PDF

“Abortion 1, Pope 0: A Crusade That Failed,” Commonweal CVIII, 12 (June 19, 1981): 357-359.

“Pope and Abortion: Italy Decides,” Toronto Star, May 16, 1981, Insight Section, p. B 1.

“Will the Bullets That Wounded the Pope Cast a Deciding Ballot?” The Los Angeles Times, May 17, 1981, Opinion Section, Part V, pp. 1-2.

“Myth and Violence: The Fascism of Julius Evola and Alain de Benoist,” Social Research, XLVIII, 1 (Spring, 1981): 45-73.  click for PDF, part I; part II

“La nuova destra francese,” Alfabeta (Milan) III, 21 (April, 1981): 3-5.  click for PDF

1980

Caveat Lector: The New Heidegger,” The New York Review of Books, XXVII, 19 (December 4, 1980) 39-41.  click for PDF
[Responses to letters on the article: The New York Review of Books, XXVIII, 5 (April 2, 1981), 45-46 and XXVIII, 10 (June 11, 1981), 45.  click for PDF;
read online here ; and here]

“Heidegger e il suo corso sulla ‘Fenomenologia della religione,’” reprinted (from Filosofia, 1980) in the pamphlet series Sguardi su la Filosofia Contemporanea, Turin, 1980, no. 128, pp. 1-13  (see below).

“Filologie heideggeriane,” Alfabeta (Milan), II, 19 (Nov.-Dec., 1980): 11.  click for PDF

“Anti-modernità, mito e violenza nel pensiero di Julius Evola,” La Critica Sociologica (Rome), LVI (Winter, 1980-1981): 45-73.  click for PDF

“Fine della mediazione? Miti dell’apocalisse,” Communicazione di Massa, II (September-December, 1980): 121-32.  click for PDF

“Heidegger e il suo corso sulla ‘Fenomenologia della religione,’” Filosofia, XXXI (1980): 431-446.  click for PDF

“Paris: Moses and Polytheism,” in Sociobiology Examined, edited Ashley Montagu, New York: Oxford University Press, 1980, pp. 342-355.  click for PDF

“Quo vadis, Wojtyla?” (in Italian) Alfabeta (Milan), II, 12, (April, 1980): 3-5.  click for PDF

“Inventing God in Paris: Moses and Polytheism,” The New York Review of Books, XXVI, nos. 21 & 22 (January 24, 1980): 13-17. click for PDF; read online

“The Metaphysics of Eurofascism: Violence over Discourse,” The Los Angles Times, December 7, 1980, Part VI, Opinion Section, p. 2.  click for PDF

“Quo vadis, Wojtyla?” The New York Review of Books, XXVII, 1, (February 7, 1980): 38-44.  click for PDF; read online
[Author’s response to letters on the article: The New York Review of Books, XXVII, 13 (August 14, 1980), 53, click for PDF; read here]

1979

“Italy: Behind the Ski Mask,” The New York Review of Books, XXVI, 13 (August 16, 1979), 20-26  click for PDF; read online
[Reviewed in La Repubblica (Rome), August 12, 1979, Pagina Culturale; Authors’ response to letters on the article: The New York Review of Books, XXVI, 6 (April 17, 1980), 46-47; reprinted in abbreviated form in Attenzione (New York), I, 4 (October, 1979): 74-78, read here]

“La stesura originale di Sein und ZeitL’uomo, un segno [Milan], III, 1-2 (August, 1979): 111-121.  click for PDF

“Heidegger’s ‘Introduction to the Phenomenology of Religion,’ 1920-1921,” The Personalist, LX, 3 (July, 1979): 312-324.  click for PDF

“Heidegger’s Topic: Excess, Access, Recess,” Tijdschrift voor Philosophie, XLI, 4 (December, 1979): 615-625.  click for PDF

“Philosophy and Propaganda: Response to Professor Bronner,” Salamgundi, XLIII (Winter, 1979): 173-184.  click for PDF

“The Original Form of Sein und Zeit: Heidegger’s ‘Der Begriff der Zeit,’ 1924″ Journal of the British Society for Phenomenology, X, 2 (May, 1979): 78-83.  click for PDF

“Introductory Note” to Martin Heidegger, “The Understanding of Time in Phenomenology and in the Thinking of the Being-Question,” The Southwestern Journal of Philosophy, X, 2 (Summer, 1979): 199-200.

1978

“Getting to the Topic,” in Radical Phenomenology: Essays in Honor of Martin Heidegger, edited John Sallis, New Jersey: Humanities Press, 1978, pp. 299-316.  click for PDF

“‘Tempo ed Essere’ nelle lezioni di Heidegger del 1927,” Filosofia [Turin, Italy]. XXIX (1978): 427-444.  click for PDF

“Heidegger, Aristotele e la Fenomenologia,” L’uomo, un segno, II, 1-2 (Summer, 1978): 27-38.  click for PDF

“After Philosophy: A Protreptic,” Philosophy Today, XXII, 3-4 (Fall, 1978): 239-243.  click for PDF

“Heidegger’s Interpretation of Aristotle: Dynamis and Ereignis,” Philosophy Research Archives, IV, No. 1258 (1978): 1-33.

1977

“Getting to the Topic,” Research in Phenomenology, VII (1977): 299-316.  [See 1978]

“Heidegger’s Early Years: Fragments for a Philosophical Biography,” Listening, XII, 3 (Fall, 1977): 3-20.

1976

“Translator’s Introduction” to Martin Heidegger, “On the Being and Conception of Physis,” Man and World, IX, 3 (August, 1976): 219-221.

“Language, Thought, Reality,” in Knowledge, Culture and Value: Papers Presented at the World Philosophy Conference (The Indian Philosophical Conference, December 28, 1975–January 3, 1976), edited by R.C. Pandeya and S.R. Bhatt, Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass, 1976, pp. 525-531.  click for PDF

1975

“Heidegger, Aristotle, and Phenomenology,” Philosophy Today, XIX (summer, 1975): 87-94.  click for PDF

 1974

“Notes on a Lovers’ Quarrel: Heidegger and Aquinas,” Listening, 9 (Spring, 1974): 137-142.  click for PDF

1973

“Heidegger: From Beingness to the Time-Being,” Listening, 7 (Fall, 1973): 17-31.  click for PDF

1969

“An Alternative to Canada: On Conscientious Objection,” The Forum: Fordham Ram, March 1, 1969, 3-8.  click for PDF

 

Translations

2012

“Home: The Seven Hundredth Anniversary of the Town of Messkirch,” in Michael Pye, ed., Interactions with Japanese Buddhism: Explorations and Viewpoints in Twentieth Century Kyoto (Eastern Buddhist Voices 3) Sheffield, England: Equinox Publishing, 2012, pp. 102-108.

2010

Thomas Sheehan, ed.  and trans., Logic: The Question About Truth, Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2010.

2007

Theodore Kisiel and Thomas Sheehan, editors, Becoming Heidegger: On the Trail of his Early Occasional Writings, 1910-1927 (Evanston: Northwestern University Press, 2007). [New, completely revised edition, Seattle: Noesis Press, 2011]  (All translations available here).
• “Curriculum Vitae 1913” click for PDF
• “Curriculum Vitae 1915” click for document
• “The Concept of Time in the Science of History (1915)” click for document
• “Phenomenology, Draft B (1927)”  click for PDF
• “Edmund Husserl’s and Martin  Heidegger’s Correspondence to and about each other, 1914-1934” click for PDF, part I; part II; part III
• “Festrede for Edmund Husserl on his Seventieth Birthday, (1929)” click for PDF

 2001

Martin Heidegger,  “Martin Heidegger’s Inaugural Lecture at Freiburg University: A Reading of the First Edition of ‘What Is Metaphysics’ (1929),” in The New Yearbook for Phenomenology and Phenomenological Philosophy, I (2001), 184-201.  For an interpretive translation (2103), click here for PDF

1998

Martin Heidegger, “Plato’s Doctrine of Truth,” in Martin Heidegger, Pathways, ed. William McNeill, Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1998, pp. 155-182.  click for PDF

Martin Heidegger, “On the Essence and Concept of Physis in Aristotle’s Physics B, 1,” in Martin Heidegger, Pathways, ed. William McNeill, Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1998, pp. 183-230.  click for PDF

1997

Edmund Husserl, The Encyclopaedia Britanica Article and the Amsterdam Lectures, edited and translated by Thomas Sheehan and Richard Palmer, The Hague: Nijhoff Publishers, 1997. Translations by Thomas Sheehan, 215 pages in total:
• Edmund Husserl, The Encyclopaedia Britannica Article: pp. 83-158.  click for PDF, Draft A; Draft B; Draft C
• Edmund Husserl, “Marginal Remarks in Martin Heidegger, Being and Time, pp. 263-422.  click for PDF
• Edmund Husserl, “Phenomenology and Anthropology,” co-translated with Richard E. Palmer, pp. 485-500.  click for PDF

 1993-1994

Martin Heidegger, “Creative Landscape: Why Do We Stay in the Provinces?” in The Weimar Republic Sourcebook, edited by Anton Kaes, Martin Jay, and Edward Dimendberg, Berkeley, California: University of California Press, 1994, pp. 426-428.  click for PDF

Martin Heidegger, “Why Do I Remain in the Provinces?” in Vice Versa [Montreal], No. 43 (November-December, 1993): 35-36.

1981-1984

Martin Heidegger, “In Memory of Max Scheler,” in Heidegger, the Man and the Thinker, 1981, 159-160.  click for PDF

Edmund Husserl, “On the Psychological Grounding of Logic,” in Husserl: Shorter Writings, edited by Peter McCormick and Fredrick Elliston, Notre Dame, Indiana: Notre Dame University Press, 1981, pp. 146-147.  click for PDF

Edmund Husserl, “Letter to Rudolf Otto (1919),” in Heidegger, the Man and the Thinker, 1981, pp. 23-26.  click for PDF

Jacques Taminiaux, “Finitude and the Absolute: Remarks on Hegel and Heidegger,” in Heidegger, the Man and the Thinker, 1981,  pp. 187-208.
[Reprinted in Jacques Taminiaux, Dialectic and Difference, edited by Robert Crease and James Decker, Atlantic Highlands, New Jersey: Humanities Press, 1983, pp. 55-77.]

1977-1981

Martin Heidegger, “The Understanding of Time in Phenomenology and in the Thinking of the Being-Question,” Co-translated with Frederick Elliston, The Southwestern Journal of Philosophy, X, 2 (Summer, 1979): 199-201.  click for PDF

Martin Heidegger, “Why Do I Stay in the Provinces?” Listening, XII, 3 (Fall, 1977): 122-125.  [Reprinted in Heidegger, the Man and the Thinker, 1981, pp. 27-30.]

Max Scheler, “Reality and Resistance: On Being and Time, Section 43,” Listening, XII, 3 (Fall, 1977), 61-73.
[Reprinted in Heidegger, the Man and the Thinker, 1981, pp. 134-144.]

Walter Biemel, “Heidegger and Metaphyiscs,” Listening, XII, 3 (Fall, 1977), 50-59.  [Reprinted in Heidegger, the Man and the Thinker, 1981, pp. 163-172.]

Bernhard Welte, “Seeking and Finding: The Speech at Heidegger’s Burial,” Listening, XII, 3 (Fall, 1977): 108-110.  [Reprinted in Heidegger, the Man and the Thinker, 1981, pp. 73-75.]

Martin Heidegger, “The Idea of Phenomenology, with a Letter to Edmund Husserl,” Listening, XII, 3 (Fall, 1977): 111-121.

1973-1976

Martin Heidegger, “On the Being and Conception of Physis in Aristotle’s Physics B, 1,” Man and World, IX, 3 (August, 1976): 221-270.

Martin Heidegger, “Sprache/Language,” Philosophy Today, XX, 4 (Winter, 1976): 291.  click for PDF

Martin Heidegger, “The Pathway,” translation completely revised, Listening, VIII, 1-3 (1973): 32-39.  [Reprinted in Heidegger, the Man and the Thinker, 1981, pp. 69-72.]

Martin Heidegger, “Messkirch’s Seventh Centennial,” Listening, VIII, 1-3 (1973): 40-57.