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By Xunwu Chen

One other Phenomenology of Humanity: A interpreting of A Dream of purple Mansions is dedicated to constructing one other model of phenomenology of humanity—human nature, human tendencies and human desires—by taking A Dream of crimson Mansions, the crown jewel of chinese language tradition, as its major literary paradigm of representation. The model of phenomenology of humanity at factor is a synthesis of the Confucian, Daoist, Buddhist and Western existentialist phenomenological money owed of humanity—for instance, what's humanity, what make people as human, human nature, human emotions, human wishes, 3 middle human existential pursuits, and 4 easy difficulties of human life.

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32. The ground of the transformation of the essence of truth The ground of the transformation of the essence of truth, the ground of the inceptual ungrounding of truth, remains concealed to all metaphysics, which never once asks about this ground. Why must that follow from the essence of metaphysics? The ground (beyng) of the transformation determines the essence of the open “history” of truth. This ground as the beginning. 33. φύσις— ἀλήθεια (cf. )6 Emergence as the going back into itself of the disconcealment of the concealing.

9 Being —seeming. ἄκριτα—undecided, not to be able to distinguish beings and non­ beings, because not within the difference between being and beings, ἀλήθεια and δόξα. δόξα—more inceptually as what comes forth in the most proximate clearing. κρίσις—the reckoning that distinguishes. To distinguish—not formally; instead, according to the truth. Here Ἀλήθεια itself as essence of the ἐόν qua εἶναι. δόξα as essence of the ἐόν qua δοκοῦντα. , beings, as they appear, when perceived from themselves by a mortal with no θυμός for Ἀλήθεια (not appropriated and therefore blind to beingness and to what beingness is; whether and how beingness is the same as νοεῖν on the ground of Ἀλήθεια).

The transition preserves the ἄπειρον. , of unconcealedness. Presence must be experienced aletheiologically and not metaphysically in terms of the constant and the objectively present. Then it becomes clear that “being” pervades not the factor of duration of objective presence but, rather, the unique gatheredness of the 14. Reading Verwehrung for Verwahrung (“preservation”), as occurs in the following pages and also in the parallel passage from Grundbegriffe (GA51, §23). —Trans. §57 [38–39] 29 emerging-perishing disconcealment.

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