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Bortoft, Henri 1938-

Overview
Works: 7 works in 31 publications in 4 languages and 464 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PT2213, 831.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Henri Bortoft
The wholeness of nature : Goethe's way toward a science of conscious participation in nature by Henri Bortoft( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Taking Appearance Seriously the Dynamic Way of Seeing in Goethe and European Thought by Henri Bortoft( Book )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and French and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history of western metaphysics from Plato onwards is dominated by the dualism of being and appearance. What something really is (its true being) is believed to be hidden behind the 'mere appearances' through which it manifests. Twentieth-century European thinkers radically overturned this foundation. With Martin Heidegger and Hans-Georg Gadamer came a major step towards taking appearance seriously, exploring a way of seeing that draws attention back 'upstream', from what is experienced into the act of experiencing. Understood in this way, perception is a dynamic event, a 'phenomenon'
Goethe's scientific consciousness by Henri Bortoft( Book )
8 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and German and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wholeness of nature : Goethe's way of science by Henri Bortoft( Book )
7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Goethe y la ciencia by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La démarche scientifique de Goethe by Henri Bortoft( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Goethe on science : an anthology of Goethe's Scientific writings ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Languages
English (23)
German (3)
Spanish (2)
French (2)
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