Phenomenology of Death
12 pages (3000 words)
Like the constancy of contemporary physics, ‘death’ or ‘entropy’ holds a special place in a heart of Heidegger. While temporality is invariably associated with finitude, the self, however, is problematic. For Heidegger, there is ‘authenticity’, and ‘Das Man’. These ‘binaries’ have much to do with the concept of the self in relation to time.