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Author Merleau-Ponty, Maurice, 1908-1961, author.

Title Phenomenology of perception / Maurice Merleau-Ponty ; translated by Donald A. Landes
Published Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (lxxxv, 606 pages)
Contents Introduction: classical prejudices and the return to phenomena -- The body -- The perceived world -- Being-for-itself and being-in-the-world
Summary First published in 1945, Maurice Merleau-Ponty's monumental Phénoménologie de la perception signalled the arrival of a major new philosophical and intellectual voice in post-war Europe. Breaking with the prevailing picture of existentialism and phenomenology at the time, it has become one of the landmark works of twentieth-century thought. This new translation, the first for over fifty years, makes this classic work of philosophy available to a new generation of readers. Phenomenology of Perception stands in the great phenomenological tradition of Husserl, Heidegger,
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 566-576) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Perception (Philosophy)
PHILOSOPHY -- Movements -- Phenomenology.
Perception (Philosophy)
Perception (filosofi)
Form Electronic book
Author Landes, Donald A., translator.
ISBN 0203720717
Other Titles Phénoménologie de la perception. English