Husserl and contemporary thought

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  • Husserl, Edmund, 1859-1938.,
  • Phenomenology.,
  • Philosophy, Modern -- 20th century.

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Statementedited by John Sallis.
ContributionsSallis, John, 1938-
LC ClassificationsB3279.H94 H85 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 194 p. ;
Number of Pages194
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Open LibraryOL3158603M
ISBN 100391028472
LC Control Number83000231

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Contributions to Phenomenology (Book 26) Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book Brand: Springer Netherlands. Book Reviews. John Sallis (Ed.): 'Husserl and Contemporary Thought'. Patrick A. Heelan: 'Space-Perception and the Philosophy of Science'.

Ernst Orth (Ed.): 'Zeit Und Zeitlichkeit Bei Husserl Und Heidegger (Phanomenologische Forschungen, Volume 14)'. In this stimulating introduction, David Woodruff Smith introduces the whole of Husserl’s thought, demonstrating his influence on philosophy of mind and language, on ontology and epistemology, and on philosophy of logic, mathematics and science.

Starting with an overview of his life and works, and his place in twentieth-century philosophy, and in western philosophy as a whole, David Woodruff. Ibid., pp.

83–84, Hua XXV, p. Husserl further accuses positivists of being inconsistent in their attitude toward “eidetic insights.” See Edmund Husserl, Ideas Pertaining to a Pure Phenomenology and to a Phenomenological Philosophy: First Book; General Introduction to a Pure Phenomenology, trans.

Fred Kersten (The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, ), P. 45, Hua III/1, p. He was a cofounder of the journal Husserl Studies and edited the critical edition of volume 1 of Husserl’s Ideen zu einer reinen Phänomenologie und phänomenologischen Philosophie as well as a volume chronicling Husserl’s life and thought.

His books include Die Fundamentalbetrachtung der Phänomenologie (), the two-volume Die Dialektik. The writings of Husserl were the starting point for a movement where many excellent and the contemporary philosophy largely determining thinkers like Scheler, Heidegger, Sartre, Merleau-Ponty, Levinas and many others came from.

The main works of Husserl which these thinkers refer to are the Logical Investigations, first. Finally, the author assesses the significance and implications of Husserl’s work for contemporary philosophy of mind and cognitive science.

Also included is a timeline, glossary, and extensive suggestions for further reading, making Husserl,second edition, essential reading for anyone interested in phenomenology, twentieth-century philosophy.

The book concludes with a postscript in which Theunissen reassesses his previous critique of transcendentalism and offers a moderated approach to dialogicalism. This book is included in the series Studies in Contemporary German Social Thought, edited by Thomas McCarthy.

Hence, if by II contemporary" one understands the problematic set by the work of the late Heidegger, Derrida, Foucault, et. al., Hussed's work seems strange indeed in such a contemporary context, seems better understood as the last gasp of philosophy dominated by metaphysics and thus fit only for inclusion in courses in the history of philosophy.

An innovative, ambitious, tradition-crossing study drawing on the work of Husserl, Heidegger, Horkheimer, Adorno, and Habermas to propose a new and transformative concept of truth. The idea of truth is a guiding theme for German continental philosophers from Husserl through Habermas.

In this book, Lambert Zuidervaart examines debates surrounding the idea of truth in twentieth-century. Edmund Husserl: An Account of his Thought [Book Review] Hans Köchler. Philosophy and History 24 (1/2) () Abstract This article has no associated abstract.

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The book also contains critical assessments of Edmund Husserl’s phenomenological method. It argues that knowledge is the most fundamental mode of consciousness, and that the central theses constitutive of Husserl’s "transcendental idealism" are compatible with metaphysical realism regarding the objects of thought, perception, and knowledge.

Edmund Husserl is an invaluable guide to understanding the thought of one of the seminal thinkers of the twentieth will be helpful to students of contemporary philosophy, and to those interested in scientific, literary and cultural studies on the European continent.

David Woodruff Smith's Husserl is the best work on Edmund Husserl I have ever read, and not only can a person read the book easier than one can read Husserl directly, but also the ideas Smith formulates and attributes to Husserl are probably clearer than Husserl's own ideas ever were.

So Husserl would have likely read this work and thought it an improvement on his own work.4/5(9). This book offers a systematic interpretation of the relation between natural science and metaphysics in Husserl’s phenomenology. It shows that Husserl’s account of scientific knowledge is a radical alternative to established methods and frameworks in contemporary philosophy of science.

The author’s interpretation of Husserl’s philosophy offers a critical reconstruction of the. Husserl's assessment of the book.

Husserl commented in Ideas that the Logical Investigations had led to phenomenology being mistakenly viewed as a branch of empirical psychology, despite his protests, in the article "Philosophy as Strict Science", that this was a misunderstanding of his work.

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Free shipping for many products. Husserl and Frege are both remarkably influential in their respective traditions at present, but the point behind Dummett's remark is that, in the period from about to (i.e.

between the publication of Frege's Foundations of Arithmetic and Husserl's first version of the “Prolegomena to Pure Logic”) the two are to some extent on the. In addition, problems addressed by Husserl\umost notably, intentionality, consciousness, the emotions, and ethics\uare of central concern in contemporary non-phenomenological philosophy, and many contemporary thinkers have turned to Husserl for guidance.

Framing the evolution of post-Enlightenment philosophy, Contemporary Thought begins with a discussion of the British Empiricists and Kant's analysis of the capacity of reason. Biographies and examinations of the Idealists, Materialists, Utilitarians, Individualists, Analytics, Phenomenologists, and Existentialists reveal how philosophers from each of these schools of thought sought to explain.

Edmund Husserl is an invaluable guide to understanding the thought of one of the seminal thinkers of the twentieth century. It will be helpful to students of contemporary philosophy, and to those interested in scientific, literary and cultural studies on the European continent.

But only now, fifty years after Husserl, do we start to become aware of what is really contemporary in his thought, that is, of what makes him not only and simply one of honorable classics of some “twentieth-century philosophy” in general, but also the thinker of special importance for just our time, i.e., already and clearly for the second.

Yet, that these questions arise is part of his achievement -- his innovative approach makes room for debate and breathes new life into Husserl's thought. [1] I assume Hopkins has taken his lead from Jacob Klein whose writings were the topic of Hopkins’ The Origin of the Logic of Symbolic Mathematics: Edmund Husserl and Jacob Klein.

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The new Husserl: a critical reader Book by Donn Welton; Further Reading. Extraordinarily well informed, carefully argued, and written in clear and accessible language, Zahavi’s book masterfully defends Husserl against his prejudiced critics and breaks new ground in contemporary philosophy of mind and metaphysics.

The work will be of equal benefit readers in the analytic and the continental traditions. This book is a comprehensive guide to Husserl's thought from its origins in nineteenth-century concerns with the nature of scientific knowledge and with psychologism, through his breakthrough discovery of phenomenology and his elucidation of the phenomenological.

Učník examines the existential conflict that formed the focus of Edmund Husserl’s final work: how to reconcile scientific rationality with the meaning of human existence.

To investigate this conundrum, she places Husserl in dialogue with three of his most important successors: Martin Heidegger, Hannah Arendt, and Jan Patočka.

A collection of sayings and quotes by Edmund Husserl on ideas, phenomenology, logical-investigations, books, influenced, thoughts, works, science and experience.

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Contemporary Husserl scholarship has tended to neglect his relationship with the Neo-Kantians. whereas Husserl thought of objects as multilayered but uncoverable by means of different attitudes.

but Staiti's book's focus on Husserl's interaction with Neo-Kantianism adds a new chapter to the history of early twentieth century philosophy. Husserlian phenomenology is widely recognized for its enduring philosophical contributions.

“Intentionality,” “the life-world,” “the lived-body” and other notions have long been absorbed into contemporary thought, even as Husserl’s project remains a matter of contention.

For an example of a carefully thought-through clinical application, I would direct readers to Davidson and Solomon’s Fink, E. The phenomenological philosophy of Edmund Husserl and contemporary criticism. In R. Elveton (Ed.) The phenomenology of thanks to SAGE publications for permission to use an image of the book.

To understand Edward Said's Beginnings is to understand what is most importantly going on in contemporary critical theory, both in America and Europe. An immensely useful book by one of our most brilliant critics.

Richard Poirier Readers will be surprised, stimulated, instructed, impressed. When I was a callow youth I saw that the library had a book by Ricœur called A Key to Husserl’s Ideas and I thought, great. Sounds like an approachable introduction to Husserl’s ideas.

I didn’t know that was actually about Husserl’s Ideas, because I didn’t know that he had written a book commonly referred to as just Ideas. This deeply insightful book traces the development of Husserl’s thought from his earliest investigations in philosophy—informed by his work as a mathematician—to his publication of Ideas in Jitendra N.

Mohanty, an internationally renowned Husserl scholar, presents a masterful study that illuminates Husserl’s central concerns and. As the founder of phenomenology, Edmund Husserl has been hugely influential in the development of contemporary continental philosophy. In The Philosophy of Husserl, Burt Hopkins shows that the unity of Husserl’s philosophical enterprise is found in the investigation of the origins of cognition, being, meaning, and ultimately philosophy itself.

A history of a critical strain in contemporary thought, this book is, as Rodolphe Gasché says in the Foreword, “a profound meditation on what constitutes evil and a rigorous and illuminating reflection on death, community, and world.” The translation of this work received financial support from the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs.This classic book by Theodor W.

Adorno anticipates many of thethemes that have since become common in contemporary philosophy:the critique of foundationalism, the illusions of idealism and theend of epistemology. instance of thedecay of bourgeois idealism with an immanent critique of thetensions and contradictions internal to Husserl?s 4/5.Descartes' philosophy plays a special role in the works of both renowned and marginal writers in the Continental Tradition, particularly in their views on society and politics.

This is the first book length study to consider political responses to Descartes in 19th and 20th century European thinkers. Alon Segev shows how on the one hand Continental authors utilize Descartes' philosophy to.

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