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Truth in Husserl, Heidegger, and the Frankfurt School: Critical Retrieval

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2017.12.21 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Lambert Zuidervaart, Truth in Husserl, Heidegger, and the Frankfurt School: Critical Retrieval, MIT Press, 2017, 256 pp., $40.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780262036283. Reviewed by Patrick Murray, Creighton University Lambert Zuidervaart delivers a clear, compact, and analytically ordered book with an engaging narrative spine. What can some key twentieth-century German philosophers teach us about how best to conceive of truth? It is a rewarding read. Much of the material has appeared previously, but it benefits from the book’s aiming for a comprehensive conception of truth. Zuidervaart’s previous books set the context, as do two more in progress, a companion volume on analytic theories of truth and a culminating work: " “Articulating the details of such a comprehensive conception of truth is the ultimate aim of my decades-long research project” (ix). Going against the current, Zuidervaart has passionately explored. . .

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