" The Concept of Time presents the reconstructed text of a lecture delivered by Martin Heidegger to the Marburg Theological Society in 1924. It offers a fascinating insight into the developmental years leading up to the publication, in 1927, of his magnum opus " Being and Time, itself one of the most influential philosophical works this century.
In " The Concept of Time Heidegger introduces many of the central themes of his analyses of human existence which were subsequently incorporated into " Being and Time, themes such as " Dasein, Being-in-the-world, everydayness, disposition, care, authenticity, death, uncanniness, temporality and historicity. Starting out by asking: " What is time?, Heidegger proceeds to radicalise the concept of time and our relation to it, ending with the question: " Are we ourselves time? Am I time?