By Seppo Sajama,Matti Kamppinen

This publication bargains a concise exposition of the content material thought of intentionality, which lies on the root of Husserl’s phenomenology, for pupil and student. initially released in 1982.


The first half lines the historical past of phenomenology from its beginnings in Aristotle and Aquinas via Hume, Reid and the Brentano university to its first transparent formula in Frege and Husserl.


Part analyses a few designated difficulties taken with vital forms of psychological phenomena – notion and emotion – with out leaving behind the historic process. Husserl’s conception of conception is commonly mentioned and a Husserlian research of so-called de re acts is attempted.

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