Research in Phenomenology 46 (1):54-69 (2016)

Authors
Frank Chouraqui
Leiden University
Abstract
_ Source: _Volume 46, Issue 1, pp 54 - 69 In this essay, I reconstruct Merleau-Ponty’s implicit critique of Husserl in his lectures on Husserl’s concept of the earth as _Boden_ or ground. Against Husserl, Merleau-Ponty regards the earth seen as pure _Boden_ as an idealization. He emphasizes the ontological necessity for the earth as _Boden_ to always hypostasize itself into the Copernican concept of earth as object. In turn, Merleau-Ponty builds this necessity into an essential feature of being, allowing himself to retrieve ontology itself from its status as external to being, and to make room for it within the structure of being: ontology is one of the ways in which experiences become objectified, thereby allowing being to achieve its essential movement of hypostatization.
Keywords Cartesian orders   ontology   earth   Husserl   hyper-dialectic   Merleau-Ponty
Categories (categorize this paper)
DOI 10.1163/15691640-12341328
Options
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Request removal from index
Revision history

Download options

PhilArchive copy


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 65,740
External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library

References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles

Seeing Things in Merleau-Ponty.Sean D. Kelly - 2005 - In Taylor Carman (ed.), The Cambridge Companion to Merleau-Ponty. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. pp. 74-110.
Merleau-Ponty on Husserl: A Reappraisal.Dan Zahavi - 2002 - In Ted Toadvine & Lester E. Embree (eds.). Kluwer Academic Publishers.
Image and Ontology in Merleau-Ponty.Trevor Perri - 2013 - Continental Philosophy Review 46 (1):75-97.
Merleau-Ponty's Concept of Depth.Anthony J. Steinbock - 1987 - Philosophy Today 31 (4):336-351.
Intrascendibilità dell’esperienza e atteggiamento naturale in Merleau-Ponty.Rocco Sacconaghi - 2011 - ACME: Annali della Facoltà di lettere e filosofia dell'Università degli studi di Milano 64 (3):165-182.

Analytics

Added to PP index
2016-02-26

Total views
71 ( #155,066 of 2,462,830 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
9 ( #78,663 of 2,462,830 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads

My notes