The Natural World as a Philosophical Problem (Studies in by Jan Patocka,Ivan Chvatík,Lubica Ucník,Erika Abrams,Ludwig PDF

By Jan Patocka,Ivan Chvatík,Lubica Ucník,Erika Abrams,Ludwig Landgrebe

ISBN-10: 081013361X

ISBN-13: 9780810133617

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ISBN-13: 9780810133624

The first textual content to seriously talk about Edmund Husserl’s proposal of the "life-world," The flora and fauna as a Philosophical Problem displays Jan Patocka's younger conversations with the founding father of phenomenology and of his closest disciples, Eugen Fink and Ludwig Landgrebe. Now on hand in English for the 1st time, this translation comprises an advent through Landgrebe and self-critical afterwords extra by way of Patocka within the Nineteen Seventies. certain in its super vast variety of references, the paintings addresses the perspectives of Russell, Wittgenstein, and Carnap along Husserl and Heidegger, in a spirit that significantly broadens the certainty of phenomenology when it comes to different twentieth-century traits in philosophy. Even 80 years after first showing, it's of significant worth as a basic advent to philosophy, and it really is crucial studying for college kids of the historical past of phenomenology in addition to for these wanting an entire knowing of Patocka’s contribution to modern thought.

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