FranÁois Raffoul and Eric S. Nelson, Rethinking Facticity  (Albany: SUNY Press, 2008)

Media of The Bloomsbury Companion to Heidegger

François Raffoul and Eric S. Nelson, Bloomsbury Companion to Heidegger (London: Continuum, 2013)

Anthropologie und Geschichte. Studien zu Wilhelm Dilthey aus Anlass seines 100. Todestages (Würzburg: Königshausen & Neumann, 2013)

Eric S. Nelson, Antje Kapust, and Kent Still, Addressing Levinas  (Evanston: Northwestern University Press, 2005)

Eric S. Nelson

Selected Publications on European Philosophy


Dilthey, Heidegger und die Hermeneutik des faktischen Lebens. Gunter Scholtz (ed.), Diltheys Werk und seine Wirkung (Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2013).
科技和道:布伯、海德格尔和道家 ("Technology and the Way: Buber, Heidegger and Daoism").    《长白学刊》,2014年第1期,第5-12页 (Changbai Journal, No.1, 2014, 5-12).

The World Picture and its Conflict in Dilthey and Heidegger. Humana.Mente: Journal of Philosophical Studies, 2011, Vol. 18, 19–38.

Individuation, Responsiveness, Translation: Heidegger’s Ethics. Heidegger, Translation, and the Task of Thinking: Essays in Honor of Parvis Emad, ed. Frank Schalow (Springer, 2011)

History as Decision and Event in Heidegger. Arhe 2007, vol. 4, no. 8, 97-115.

Review of Lin Ma, Heidegger on East-West Dialogue: Anticipating the Event (Routledge, 2008) NDPR 2009.03.35

Die formale Anzeige der Faktizitšt als Frage der Logik (pdf). Heidegger und die Logik, Ed. Alfred Denker and Holger Zaborowski (Editions Rodopi BV, 2006).

Responding to Heaven and Earth: Daoism, Heidegger and Ecology. Environmental Philosophy, Vol. 1, No. 2, Fall 2004, pp. 65-74.

Questioning Practice: Heidegger, Historicity, and the Hermeneutics of Facticity. Philosophy Today 44, 2001 (SPEP Supplement 2000): pp. 150-159.

Review of Steven Galt Crowell, Husserl, Heidegger, and the Space of Meaning: Paths toward Transcendental Philosophy (Northwestern University Press, 2001). Philosophy in Review, Vol. XIII, 3, June 2003, pages 171-173.


Levinas and Kierkegaard between Religion and Ethics Philosophies: 26/01/2009;

Review of Samuel Moyn,Origins of the Other: Emmanuel Levinas between Revelation and Ethics (Cornell University Press, 2005). Studia Phaenomenologica, vol. VI, 2006, 436-439.

Review of Howard Caygill, Levinas and the Political (Routledge, 2002). Teaching Philosophy, 28:2, June 2005, 188-191.


Empiricism, Facticity, and the Immanence of Life in Dilthey (pdf). Pli: Warwick Journal of Philosophy, Vol.18, Superior Empiricism (2007): 108-128.

Disturbing Truth: Art, Finitude, and the Human Sciences in Dilthey (pdf). theory@buffalo, Vol. 11: Aesthetics and Finitude ( 2007), 121-142.

Review of Wilhelm Dilthey, The Formation of the Historical World in the Human Sciences. Edited by Rudolf A. Makkreel and Frithjof Rodi. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2002. Journal of the History of Philosophy 42.1 (2004) 113-115. Available from Project Muse: [HTML]  [PDF]

Adorno, Kierkegaard, Nietzsche

The Question of Resentment in Nietzsche and Confucian Ethics. Taiwan Journal of East Asian Studies, Vol. 10, No. 1 (Issue 19), June 2013: 17-51.

Religious Crisis, Ethical Life, and Kierkegaard’s Critique of Christendom (pdf). Acta Kierkegaardiana, “Kierkegaard and the Religious Crisis of the 19th Century,” Vol. 4, 2009: 170-186.

Priestly Power and Damaged Life in Nietzsche and Adorno (pdf). Nietzsche: Philosoph der Kultur(en)? / Philosopher of Culture?, ed. Andreas Urs Sommer (Berlin / New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2008), 349-356.
Review of: Deborah Cook, Adorno on Nature, Acumen, 2011, 198pp., $29.95 (pbk), ISBN 9781844652624. NDPR 2012.02.23.

Review of Richard Detsch, Rilkeís Connections to Nietzsche (University Press of America, 2003).German Studies Review, May 2005, Vol. 28 Issue 2, 418-419.

Review of Jan-Olav Henriksen, The Reconstruction of Religion: Lessing, Kierkegaard, and Nietzsche (William B. Eerdmans, 2001). Journal of the American Academy of Religion, Volume 72: Issue 1, March 2004, 258-260. [PDF]