Chapter 24. The History of Being

  1. Hubert L. Dreyfus and
  2. Mark A. Wrathall
  1. Charles Guignon

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996492.ch24

A Companion to Heidegger

A Companion to Heidegger

How to Cite

Guignon, C. (2007) The History of Being, in A Companion to Heidegger (eds H. L. Dreyfus and M. A. Wrathall), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996492.ch24

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405110921

Online ISBN: 9780470996492



  • philosophy;
  • technology;
  • ontotheology;
  • historical science;
  • standards


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Heidegger's Use of the Term “History of Being”

  • Heidegger's Debt to Dilthey's Vision of History

  • Heidegger's Early Account of History

  • Historicity and History in Being and Time

  • Being-historical Thinking in the Later Writings

  • The History of Being and the Work of Art