By François-David Sebbah
A piece of remarkable originality and value, on the way to develop into a cornerstone within the philosophy of geography, this booklet asks: what's human technological know-how? Is a really human technological know-how of geography attainable? What notions of spatiality competently describe human spatial event and behavior? It units out to respond to those questions via a dialogue of the character of technological know-how within the human sciences, and, in particular, of the position of phenomenology in such inquiry. It criticises validated realizing of phenomenology in those sciences, and demonstrates how they're integrally with regards to one another. the necessity for a reflective geography to accompany all empirical technology is argued strongly. The dialogue is organised into 4 components: geography and conventional metaphysics; geography and phenomenology; phenomenology and the query of human technological know-how; and human technology, worldhood and position. the writer attracts upon the works, of Husserl, Heidegger, Gadamer and Kockelmans particularly.
By Burt C. Hopkins
By Don Ihde
Expanded re-creation of the landmark e-book demonstrating the perform of phenomenology via visible illusions and ambiguous drawings.
because the preliminary ebook of Experimental Phenomenology in 1977, Don Ihde’s groundbreaking profession has constructed from his contributions to the philosophy of know-how and technoscience to his personal postphenomenology. This new and multiplied variation of Experimental Phenomenology resituates the textual content within the succeeding currents of Ihde’s paintings with a brand new preface and new sections, one dedicated to pragmatism and phenomenology and the opposite to applied sciences and fabric tradition. Now, relating to instruments, tools, and media, Ihde’s lively and experimental type of phenomenology is taken into our on-line world, technological know-how and media applied sciences, machine video games, reveal displays, and more.
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“…the unencumbered form of the booklet and prolific use of concrete examples makes the content material available either to the start pupil of philosophy and to the clever layman.” — Review of Metaphysics
“An very important and much-needed contribution to the sector of phenomenological philosophy.” — CHOICE
This paintings celebrates the investigative strength of phenomenology to discover the phenomenological feel of area and time together with the phenomenology of intentionality, the invisible, the sacred, and the paranormal. It examines the process existence via its ontopoietic genesis, establishing the cosmic sphere to emblems. The paintings additionally explores, at the one hand, the highbrow force to find our cosmic place within the universe and, at the different, the pull towards the limitless. It intertwines technological know-how and its grounding ideas with mind's eye so one can make feel of the infinite.
This ebook is the second one of a two-part paintings that includes papers awarded on the 62nd foreign Congress of Phenomenology, The Forces of the Cosmos and the Ontopoietic Genesis of lifestyles, held in Paris, France, August 2012. It positive aspects the paintings of students in such varied disciplines as biology, anthropology, pedagogy, and psychology who philosophically examine the cosmic origins of beingness.
Coverage during this moment half contains: Communicative Virtues of A-T. Tymieniecka s Phenomenology of lifestyles, Intentionality of Time and Quantum Phenomenological feel of house, awareness of the Cosmos: A concept test via Philosophy and technological know-how Fiction, The Cosmos and physically lifestyles in the world Elucidated in the Historicity of Human life, Novel as course - Mamardashvili's Lectures on Proust, and reviews on Max Scheler's inspiration and Philosophical Counseling.
Usually Husserl’s research of time-constitution is assumed of by way of 3 levels which are approximately sure up with the principal guides, the Lectures, the Bernau Manuscripts and the C-Manuscripts. this present day, after the ebook of the imperative texts incorporating the final stages, the dialogue of Husserl’s research of time-constitution has entered a brand new part. this can be precise for the translation of the latter texts however it additionally impacts out studying of the Lectures. at the present time, within the aftermath of the hot ebook of the C-Manuscipts, it sort of feels much more likely that the doubtless separated first stages are extra just about one another than anticipated. the hot and broader context allows extra thorough interpretation of the total firm of time-constitution.
By publishing this choice of contributions of the simplest foreign specialists during this box, entailing a few fresh ways of latest coming researchers, this assortment supplies an summary of the main modern interpretations of this basic phenomenological theme.
By George J. Marshall
This advisor relies upon the assumption that the simplest resource for locating what Merleau-Ponty has to assert is what he, himself, says. however the ecu type of writing and the dialectical type of argument current significant hindrances for the 1st time reader of this booklet. This advisor makes an attempt to beat those difficulties by means of supplying the reader with the required history, causes of the way the chapters of the ebook healthy jointly, maps of the constitution of the arguments of every bankruptcy, a word list of technical philosophical and mental phrases, and an invaluable bibliography. these items don't change nor are they a substitute for studying the Phenomenology of belief. even if, A consultant to Merleau-Ponty's Phenomenology of belief, goals to supply the 1st time reader with the elemental instruments precious for interpreting this crucial paintings.
Discovering Lived adventure introduces an method of qualitative study method in schooling and similar fields that's detailed from conventional ways derived from the behavioral or usual sciences an method rooted within the daily lived adventure of people in academic events. instead of counting on summary generalizations and theories, van Manen deals another that faucets the original nature of every human scenario.
By Robert Sokolowski
This e-book provides the most important philosophical doctrines of phenomenology in a transparent, energetic variety with an abundance of examples. The booklet examines such phenomena as conception, photos, mind's eye, reminiscence, language, and reference, and exhibits how human pondering arises from adventure. It additionally experiences own identification as confirmed via time and discusses the character of philosophy. as well as supplying a brand new interpretation of the correspondence conception of fact, the writer additionally explains how phenomenology differs from either smooth and postmodern types of considering.