David Wood – Reinhabiting the Earth
David Wood, W. Alton Jones Professor of Philosophy, Vanderbilt University
When we think about Climate Change it becomes clear that ‘we cannot go on like this’. If our habits are killing us, how deep does a critique of habit need to operate? Heidegger offers us one account of the fundamental dispositions that will need to be reworked in any future Reinhabiting of the Earth. Can we rescue his analysis from its apparent disdain for the material realm?