Thomas Sheehan

Thomas Sheehan

Professor of Religious Studies, German Studies, and Philosophy, Stanford University

Biography

Thomas Sheehan specializes in contemporary European philosophy and its relation to religious questions, with particular interests in Heidegger and Roman Catholicism. His books include: Martin Heidegger, Logic: The Question of Truth  (trans., 2007);  Becoming Heidegger  (2007); Edmund Husserl: Psychological and Transcendental Phenomenology and the Encounter with Heidegger  (1997);  Karl Rahner: The Philosophical Foundations  (1987);  The First Coming: How the Kingdom of God Became Christianity  (1986); and  Heidegger, the Man and the Thinker (1981).