- Richard Wolin
Richard Wolin is an
He is Distinguished Professor of History at the
City University of New YorkGraduate Center, where he has worked since 2000. He is known for a series of Platonic attacks on postmodernismin general, and on particular contributors to and sources of its late twentieth centuryformulation, including Nietzscheand Heidegger.
Before going to CUNY, he was a professor at
Rice Universityin Houston, Texas. He currently resides in Maplewood, New Jerseyand has three children.
*"Walter Benjamin: An Aesthetic of Redemption". (1982)
*"The Politics of Being: The Political Thought of Martin Heidegger" (1990)
*"The Heidegger Controversy: A Critical Reader".(1991)
*"The Terms of Cultural Criticism: The Frankfurt School, Existentialism, Poststructuralism" (1992)
*"Karl Löwith, Martin Heidegger and European Nihilism". (1995) editor).
*"Labyrinths: Explorations in the Critical History of Ideas".(1995)
*"Heidegger's Children: Philosophy, Anti-Semitism, and German-Jewish Identity" (2001) also as "Heidegger's Children: Hannah Arendt, Karl Löwith, Hans Jonas, and Herbert Marcuse"
*"The Seduction of Unreason: The Intellectual Romance with Fascism from Nietzsche to Postmodernism" (2004)
*" [http://www.theorphansociety.org/upload/Ricouer.pdf Paul Ricoeur as Another: how a great philosopher wrestled with his younger self] ", "
The Chronicle of Higher Education", October 14, 2005
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