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William McNeill

  • Professor and Chair
  • PhD
  • Philosophy
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PhD, University of Essex  

Will was educated at the University of Essex, England. He specializes in the work of Heidegger, and has research interests in modern French and German philosophy and in Ancient Greek thought. He is author of The Time of Life: Heidegger and Ēthos (State University of New York Press, 2006), and The Glance of the Eye: Heidegger, Aristotle, and the Ends of Theory (SUNY, 1999). He is also editor and translator of a number of Heidegger texts, including Hölderlin’s Hymns “Germania” and “The Rhine,” co-translated with Julia Ireland; Pathmarks (Cambridge, 1998); Hölderlin’s Hymn “The Ister” co-translated with Julia Davis (Indiana, 1996); The Fundamental Concepts of Metaphysics: World, Finitude, Solitude, co-translated with Nicholas Walker (Indiana, 1995); and The Concept of Time (Blackwell, 1992). He has also published Continental Philosophy: An Anthology, co-edited with Karen Feldman (Blackwell, 1998).