This anthology of classic essays focuses on the philosophy of Edmund Husserl and the philosophical movement to which his writings gave impetus: phenomenology. Sixty contributions from a wide variety of scholars provide an introduction to phenomenology and existentialist phenomenology. Among the contributors are Frege, Chisholm, Merleau-Ponty, Schmitt, Tillman, Gendlin, Sellars, Linsky, Dreyfus, Ryle, Solomon, Schlick, Ricoeur, Marcel, Heidegger, Sartre, Brentano, Olafson, Camus, and de Beauvoir.
Robert C. Solomon is professor of philosophy at the University of Texas at Austin. He is author of several best-selling textbooks and numerous monographs.
Chapter 1 Preface to the 2001 Edition Chapter 2 Introduction Part 3 The Phenomenology of Edmund Husserl Chapter 4 The Attack on Psychologism Chapter 5 The Phenomenological Reductions Chapter 6 Phenomena and Phenomenological Reflection Chapter 7 Intentionality Chapter 8 Meaning and Constitution Chapter 9 Essences and Necessary Truth Part 10 Existential Phenomenology Chapter 11 Phenomenology and Ontology Chapter 12 Existence Chapter 13 The Life World Part 14 Self and Others Chapter 15 Consciousness and the Ego Chapter 16 Intersubjectivity Chapter 17 Freedom Chapter 18 Existentialist Ethics Chapter 19 Bibliography