Phenomenology and the Clinical Event

  • Richard M. Zaner
Part of the Contributions to Phenomenology book series (CTPH, volume 16)


Attention to the clinical event for its own sake and as an exemplification are distinguished. Several of its essential features are delineated: situational and contextual determinants, complex asymmetry, inherently moral character, and reflexive nature of any clinical event. Dialogue is suggested as illuminating each of these features.


Clinical Event Clinical Encounter Moral Life Moral Cognizance Ethic Consultant 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Richard M. Zaner
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  1. 1.Vanderbilt University Medical CenterUSA

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