Merleau-Ponty: A Guide for the Perplexed (Guides for the Perplexed)

Merleau-Ponty: A Guide for the Perplexed (Guides for the Perplexed)

Eric Matthews


Maurice Merleau-Ponty used to be probably the most very important figures within the existential and phenomenological traditions in twentieth-century Continental philosophy. Merleau-Ponty: A consultant for the confused is the suitable textual content for college kids encountering Merleau-Ponty's philosophy for the 1st time. The ebook assumes no previous wisdom of the topic, and takes the reader although the major issues in Merleau-Ponty's paintings, casting gentle on advanced principles, together with - crucially - his interpretations of 'perception', 'embodiment' and 'behaviour'. most significantly this advisor for the puzzled bargains a whole and authoritative explication of Merleau-Ponty's phenomenological account of human behaviour.

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