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Hans Blumenberg

The Legibility of the World

(German title: Die Lesbarkeit der Welt)
ca. 432 pages
Paperback
1986
Hans Blumenberg
Foto: Hans Blumenberg
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Hans Blumenberg (1920-1996) was professor for Philosophy at the University of Münster.

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With The Legibility of the World, Hans Blumenberg presents another piece to further elaborate his Metaphorology following Shipwreck with Spectator and thus provides another building block for his Theory of Nonconceptuality, which he outlined in the final part of Shipwreck with Spectator.

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