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Bortoft, Henri 1938-

Overview
Works: 5 works in 35 publications in 4 languages and 499 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 )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goethe's scientific consciousness by Henri Bortoft( Book )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taking appearance seriously : the dynamic way of seeing in Goethe and European thought by Henri Bortoft( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and French and held by 72 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 y la ciencia by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goethe on science : a selection of Goethe's writings by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The wholeness of nature : Goethe's way toward a science of conscious participation in nature
Alternative Names
Henri Bortoft Physicist and philosopher of science

亨利·波托夫特

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Goethe's scientific consciousnessGoethe y la cienciaGoethe on science : a selection of Goethe's writings