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Author Siles i Borrás, Joaquim.

Title The ethics of Husserl's phenomenology : responsibility and ethical life / Joaquim Siles i Borrás
Published London ; New York : Continuum, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 209 pages)
Series Continuum studies in Continental philosophy
Continuum studies in continental philosophy.
Contents Acknowledgements; List of Abbreviated Titles; Introduction; Chapter I: Ethical Life or the Ethical Exercise of Husserl's Phenomenology: Epoché, Reduction and Intentional Explication; A. The Uncovering of Transcendental Subjectivity; 1. The crisis of modern science and the Forgetfulness of life; 2. The Idea of renewal, or phenomenology as ethical life; 3. Epoché or the methodological attitude of phenomenology; 4. Transcendental experience and the question of 'immanent transcendence'; B. The Uncovering of the Spirituality of Transcendental Subjectivity; 1. The transcendental reduction
1. The ethical depth of phenomenology and the problem of formalismChapter V: The Full Ethical Breadth of Husserl's Inquiry: Genetic Phenomenology and the Question of Reflective Responsibility; A. Phenomenology of Reflection; 1. The un-thinkability of absolute consciousness; 2. The Idea in the Kantian Sense as the form of genesis; 3. Pure intuition and the rationality of consciousness; 4. The static genesis of phenomenology; B. The Consolidation of Genetic Phenomenology; 1. Affection, association and the awakening of consciousness; 2. Genetic intentionality
2. The phenomenological explication of the spiritual intersubjectivity of ownnessChapter II: Intuition or the Ethical Principle of Phenomenology; A. Intuition: The Possibility of Free Knowledge; 1. The straightforward acts of intuition: The role of perception; 2. The role of the intuition of essences; 3. The role of categorial intuition; B. The Reason of Thought or the Ground of Intuition; 1. The 'Idea in the Kantian Sense'; 2. The rationality of thought; 3. Rationality's pure intuition; C. The Principle of Principles; 1. The principle of presuppositionlessness as Idea in the Kantian Sense
3. Intentionality: The Ideal Law of Consciousness and its primary possibilityChapter IV: The Ethical Depth of Phenomenology: Inner Time-Consciousness and the Formal Genesis of Experience; A. Phenomenal Time; 1. Phenomenological Epoché or the uncovering of transcendent time; 2. Immanent time or the temporal perception of the object; 3. Re-presentation and the full stretch of transcendental subjectivity; B. Pre-Phenomenal Time; 1. Absolute consciousness; 2. Double intentionality; 3. Embodiment and the Other; 4. Associative time; C. The Limits of the Ethical Breadth of Phenomenology
Chapter III: The Ethical Extent of Phenomenology: Static Intentionality and Its Genetic PossibilityA. Immanent Intuition or the Apprehension of the Immanency of Consciousness; 1. The question of 'inner perception' and the origins of the reduction; 2. Immanent intuition and the transcendental reduction; 3. Immanent intuition or the apprehension of the Idea of Consciousness; B. Intentionality: The Law of Experience and Its Possibility; 1. Intentionality or the act of meaning the world; 2. Intentionality or the act of living the world
Summary The Ethics of Husserl''s Phenomenology aims to relocate the question of ethics at the very heart of Husserl''s phenomenology. This is based on the idea that Husserl''s phenomenology is an epistemological inquiry ultimately motivated by an ethical demand that pervades his writing from the publication of Logical Investigations (1900-1901) up to The Crisis of European Sciences and Transcendental Phenomenology (1935). Joaquim Siles-Borràs traces the ethical concepts apparent throughout Husserl''s main body of work and argues that Husserl''s phenomenology of consciousness, experience and meaning i
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Husserl, Edmund, 1859-1938.
Ethics, Modern -- 20th century.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2009017294
ISBN 1441114009 (electronic bk.)
9781441114006 (electronic bk.)