On the Boundary: A Life Remembered by Fred Dallmayr

By Fred Dallmayr

The e-book files the author’s own and highbrow maturation over a interval of 9 a long time. This maturation was once by no means in simple terms self-propelled, yet consistently happened in keeping with teachings and reports. positioned as a “being-in-the-world”, the author’s stories succeed in from global conflict II through the chilly warfare to fresh “terror wars.” Intellectually, he participated in and reacted to a couple of significant views: from phenomenology, existentialism, and important conception to hermeneutics, postmodernism, and post-secularism. Exchanges with multiples interlocutors helped to form his targeted outlook or profile; which privileges self-other contacts over the ego, discussion over monologue, and dialogical cosmopolitanism over chauvinistic energy politics. Implicit during this rising profile is a choice for potentiality over reality and of relationality over static identification. Shunning doctrinal formulation or entire “systems”, the author’s lifestyles therefore is proven to be easily a trip, an event to what comes, an itinerary (mentis in Deum).

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