Cookies Policy
X

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

I accept this policy

Find out more here

From the Pure Phenomenon to the Divergence in the Flesh. On the Transformation of the Husserlian Concept of the Phenomenlality in Merleau-Ponty

Brill’s MyBook program is exclusively available on BrillOnline Books and Journals. Students and scholars affiliated with an institution that has purchased a Brill E-Book on the BrillOnline platform automatically have access to the MyBook option for the title(s) acquired by the Library. Brill MyBook is a print-on-demand paperback copy which is sold at a favorably uniform low price.

Access this chapter

+ Tax (if applicable)

Chapter Summary

The question that author wishes to pose in this paper concerns the nature of appearance in Merleau-Ponty. Building on the project of the transcendental genesis of intentionality, in its own way and above all with its emphasis on corporeality, Merleau-Ponty pushes forward into heretofore unconsidered aspects of this project. This chapter adumbrates Merleau-Ponty's approach, focusing again on the question of the nature of appearing, it is on the question of the phenomenality. The point of departure is the observation that, in his philosophy, Edmund Husserl posits an elementary phenomenological difference between lived-experience and its object, which can be regarded as the decisive approach to the question concerning the nature of appearance. Insofar as there is no pure phenomenon, and the method must take account of this circumstance, this will be authoritative for the status of phenomenality in Merleau-Ponty's newly fashioned phenomenology.

Keywords: decisive approach; Edmund Husserl; lived-experience; Merleau-Ponty; pure phenomenon

10.1163/9789004261341_005
/content/books/b9789004261341s005
dcterms_subject,pub_keyword
6
3
Loading

Sign-in

Can't access your account?
  • Tools

  • Add to Favorites
  • Printable version
  • Email this page
  • Recommend to your library

    You must fill out fields marked with: *

    Librarian details
    Your details
    Why are you recommending this title?
    Select reason:
     
    Corporeity and Affectivity — Recommend this title to your library
  • Export citations
  • Key

  • Full access
  • Open Access
  • Partial/No accessInformation