Merleau-Ponty’s Phenomenology of Perception

A Guide and Commentary

  • Monika M. Langer

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Introduction: Classical Prejudices and the Return to Phenomena

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  3. The Body

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  4. The Perceived World

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  5. Being-for-Itself and Being-in-the-World

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About this book

Introduction

This book aims to guide its reader through the notorious difficulties of Merleau-Pony's famous "Phenomenology of Perception". The author contextualizes, reconstructs, clarifies and, where necessary, completes Merleau-Ponty's analyses chapter by chapter.

Keywords

body liberty Maurice Merleau-Ponty phenomenology

Authors and affiliations

  • Monika M. Langer
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  1. 1.University of VictoriaCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-19761-3
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1989
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Religion & Philosophy Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-0-333-45291-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-19761-3
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