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Day: September 17, 2007

Meaning Of Life Part III

Meaning Of Life Part III

In this third installment of commentary on Giegerich’s fascinating essay, The End of Meaning and the Birth of Man, I will discuss Giegerich’s contention that, prior to the nineteenth century, mankind was in no position to question life’s meaning. The nineteenth century brought a shift in being that placed man in a position to view life as if from outside life. …existence as such had become a vis-a-vis, as it were, which is the opposite of in-ness. Man now for…

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