chapter  6
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Conclusions

As the juxtaposition of relevant textual passages has shown (see 3.2.1), Heidegger adopts almost verbatim, in order to articulate the topos ‘Nothing’ in a non-Western way, locutions from Chapter 22 of the Zhuangzi in the translation by Richard Wilhelm-to the effect that the thingness of the thing cannot itself be a thing.