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    A Thing of This World: A History of Continental Anti-Realism.Lee Braver - 2007 - Northwestern University Press.
    At a time when the analytic/continental split dominates contemporary philosophy, this ambitious work offers a careful and clear-minded way to bridge that divide. Combining conceptual rigor and clarity of prose with historical erudition, A Thing of This World shows how one of the standard issues of analytic philosophy—realism and anti-realism—has also been at the heart of continental philosophy. Using a framework derived from prominent analytic thinkers, Lee Braver traces the roots of anti-realism to Kant's idea that the mind actively organizes (...)
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    Groundless Grounds: A Study of Wittgenstein and Heidegger.Lee Braver - 2012 - MIT Press.
    Ludwig Wittgenstein and Martin Heidegger are two of the most important--and two of the most difficult--philosophers of the twentieth century, indelibly influencing the course of continental and analytic philosophy, respectively. In _ Groundless Grounds_, Lee Braver argues that the views of both thinkers emerge from a fundamental attempt to create a philosophy that has dispensed with everything transcendent so that we may be satisfied with the human. Examining the central topics of their thought in detail, Braver finds that Wittgenstein and (...)
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  3. A Brief History of Continental Realism.Lee Braver - 2012 - Continental Philosophy Review 45 (2):261-289.
    This paper explains the nature and origin of what I am calling Transgressive Realism, a middle path between realism and anti-realism which tries to combine their strengths while avoiding their weaknesses. Kierkegaard created the position by merging Hegel’s insistence that we must have some kind of contact with anything we can call real (thus rejecting noumena), with Kant’s belief that reality fundamentally exceeds our understanding; human reason should not be the criterion of the real. The result is the idea that (...)
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    Heidegger's Later Writings: A Reader's Guide.Lee Braver - 2009 - Continuum.
    This is a Reader's Guide to the most important and influential essays of Heidegger's later work, crucial to an understanding of his philosophy as a whole.Martin Heidegger is one of the most important thinkers of the twentieth century. His later writings are profoundly original and innovative, giving rise to much of postmodernist thinking, yet they are infamously difficult to approach. "Heidegger's Later Writings: A Reader's Guide" offers a concise and accessible introduction to eight of Heidegger's most important essays. These essays (...)
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  5. On Not Settling the Issue of Realism.Lee Braver - 2013 - Speculations (IV):9-14.
  6. Propensities Return Us to the Discovery-Creation Debate About Entrepreneurial Opportunities.Lee Braver - 2018 - Academy of Management Review 43.
     
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    Heidegger: Thinking of Being.Lee Braver - 2014 - Polity.
    Martin Heidegger is among the most important philosophers of the Twentieth Century. Within the continental tradition, almost every great figure has been deeply influenced by his work. For this reason, a full understanding of the course of modern philosophy is impossible without at least a basic grasp of Heidegger. Unfortunately, his work is notoriously difficult, both because of his innovative ideas and his difficult writing style. In this compelling book, Lee Braver cuts through the jargon to present Heidegger’s ideas in (...)
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    Heidegger’s Later Writings: A Reader’s Guide.Lee Braver - 2009 - Bloomsbury Books.
    Martin Heidegger is one of the most important thinkers of the twentieth century. His later writings are profoundly original and innovative, giving rise to much of postmodernist thinking, yet they are infamously difficult to approach. Heidegger's Later Writings: A Reader's Guide offers a concise and accessible introduction to eight of Heidegger's most important essays. These essays cover many of the central topics of his later thought and are conveniently gathered together in the book Basic Writings, making this guide a perfect (...)
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    Division III of Heidegger’s Being and Time: The Unanswered Question of Being.Lee Braver (ed.) - 2015 - MIT Press.
    Leading philosophers and scholars speculate on what Heidegger's unfinished masterpiece might have said, why Heidegger didn't publish it, and what being actually means.
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  10. Later Essays and Seminars.Lee Braver - 2013 - In Francois Raffoul & Eric S. Nelson (eds.), The Bloomsbury Companion to Heidegger. Bloomsbury Academic. pp. 249.
     
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  11. Dilthey and Wittgenstein: Understanding Understanding.Lee Braver - 2019 - In Eric S. Nelson (ed.), Interpreting Dilthey: Critical Essays.
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    The Pursuit of an Authentic Philosophy: Wittgenstein, Heidegger, and the Everyday by David Egan.Lee Braver - 2020 - Journal of the History of Philosophy 58 (4):828-829.
    The odyssey of twentieth-century philosophy has produced a number of ventures to find a way between the Scylla of continental and Charybdis of analytic philosophy. The pairing of Heidegger and Wittgenstein, arguably the greatest figures of each tradition, has been a particularly strong siren song to many on this quest, who have approached it from different angles.Egan uses Heidegger's explicit discussion of authenticity in his early work to bring out a similar idea implicit in Wittgenstein's later. Given their many parallels, (...)
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    Robert C. Scharff: How History Matters to Philosophy: Reconsidering Philosophy’s Past After Positivism: Routledge, 2014, 321 Pp. $125 Hbk.Lee Braver - 2014 - Human Studies 37 (4):583-587.
    Robert C. Scharff has written what we might call, after Nietzsche, a timely meditation. It is timely in that it is aimed at our particular time , and it is a meditation on timeliness, on what it means to do philosophy within time and history . These two topics meet in his depiction of our time as one that is either not fully aware of or that actively suppresses its own timeliness, its own determination by its time and historical context, (...)
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    Heidegger and Cognitive Science, Edited by Julian Kiverstein and Michael Wheeler.Lee Braver - 2014 - Mind 123 (490):616-619.
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    Review of Bret W. Davis (Ed.), Martin Heidegger: Key Concepts[REVIEW]Lee Braver - 2010 - Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews 2010 (3).
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