Category: Phenomenology

Read e-book online Phenomenology and Intercultural Understanding: Toward a New PDF

By Kwok-Ying Lau

This e-book methods the subject of intercultural knowing in philosophy from a phenomenological point of view. It presents a bridge among Western and japanese philosophy via in-depth dialogue of recommendations and doctrines of phenomenology and historical and modern chinese language philosophy. Phenomenological readings of Daoist and Buddhist philosophies are supplied: the reader will discover a examine of theoretical and methodological concerns and cutting edge readings of conventional chinese language and Indian philosophies from the phenomenological point of view. the writer makes use of a descriptive rigor to prevent cultural prejudices and gives a non-Eurocentric perception and perform of philosophy. via this East-West comparative learn, a compelling feedback of a Eurocentric belief of philosophy emerges. New options and techniques in intercultural philosophy are proposed via those chapters. Researchers, academics, post-graduates and scholars of philosophy will all locate this paintings fascinating, and people with an curiosity in non-Western philosophy or phenomenology will locate it relatively attractive.

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Download e-book for kindle: Understanding Phenomenology by Michael Hammond

By Michael Hammond

This is often an advent to phenomenology for college kids of philosophy and the social sciences. The authors clarify what's precise in regards to the phenomenological culture, and the way its significant proponents attach and diverge, and the place to appear for strains of fruitful and confident feedback. via an in depth interpreting of the key works of Husserl, Merleau-Ponty and Sartre, the authors express how their debates became a part of glossy considering and the way they could make clear questions of intentionality and adventure, cognizance and freedom, and realism.

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Temporality in Life as Seen through Literature: by Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka PDF

By Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka

With a wealth of papers in its pages, this e-book examines that primary of human philosophy, the connection among people and time. Having the human topic – the writer – at its middle, literature is largely engaged in temporality even if that of the brain or of the realm of existence during the artistic technique of writing, level directing, or the reader’s and viewer’s reception. this article examines, between others, the paintings of Proust and Kafka.

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Deconstruction and the Remainders of Phenomenology: Sartre, by Tilottama Rajan PDF

By Tilottama Rajan

This publication disentangles phrases that have been conflated within the preliminary Anglo-American appropriation of French concept: deconstruction and poststructuralism. concentrating on Sartre, Derrida, Foucault, and Baudrillard (but additionally contemplating Levinas, Blanchot, de guy, and others), it strains the flip from a deconstruction inflected by means of phenomenology to a poststructuralism shaped by way of the rejection of types in line with recognition in desire of ones in accordance with language and constitution.

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