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philosophy educator

Thomas Max Ludwig Rentsch, German philosophy educator.

Background

Rentsch, Thomas Max Ludwig was born on August 29, 1954 in Duisburg, Germany. Son of Helmut and Gisa (Braun) Rentsch.

Education

Master of Arts, University Konstanz, Germany, 1977. Doctor of Philisophy, University Konstanz, Germany, 1982. Habil, University Konstanz, Germany, 1988.

Career

Assistant professor University Konstanz, 1982-1988. Postdoctoral fellow Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, 1989-1992. Professor, chair department philosophy Technische University Dresden, Germany, since 1992, director Institute for Philosophy Germany, 1993-1996.

Author: Heidegger und Wittgenstein, 1985, second edition, 2002, Martin Heidegger-Das Sein und Der Tod, 1989, Die Konstitution der Moralitat, 1990, second edition, 1999, Negativitaet und praktische Vernunft, 2000. Co-editor: (encyclopedia) Historisches Worterbuch der Philosophie, Die Gegenwart der Gerechtigkeit, 1995, Vernunft und Lebenspraxis, 1995, Gnosis, Philosophie, Theologie, 2001. Editor: Martin Heidegger, Sein und Zeit, 2001, Sprache, Erkenntuis, Verstehen, 2001.

Connections

father:
Helmut Rentsch

mother:
Gisa (Braun) Rentsch