Wisdom more than Knowledge and more than Loved: Dorion Cairns's Revision of Husserl's Philosophical Ideal
David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jonathan Jenkins Ichikawa
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Journal of the British Society for Phenomenology 41 (2):210-218 (2011)
So far as philosophizing is concerned with another's thoughts, it is criticizing. No true philosopher, as such, merely accepts or merely reproduces, another's thoughts. The true philosopher starts anew — independently, solitarily. But his understanding of the work done by others can make his own philosophizing surer and quicker. He must see for himself. But sometimes he can more easily avoid the pitfalls that others have discovered and marked. Thus, in the social history of philosophizing there can be not only mere repetition and mere novelty, but also progress. Even the less able philosopher may improve on the results of a more able predecessor
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
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.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Lester Embree (2012). The Way From the Ideal of Science: The Other Motivation for the Transcendental Phenomenological Reduction in the Doctoral Dissertation of Dorion Cairns. Human Studies 35 (4):555-561.
Dorion Cairns, Fred Kersten & Richard M. Zaner (eds.) (1973). Phenomenology: Continuation and Criticism. M. Nijhoff.
Dorion Cairns & Lester Embree (1975). A Letter to John Wild About Husserl. Research in Phenomenology 5 (1):155-181.
Lester Embree (1991). Two Husserlians Discuss Nazism: Letters Between Dorion Cairns and Aron Gurwitsch in 1941. [REVIEW] Husserl Studies 8 (2):77-105.
Dorion Cairns (2002). The Fundamental Philosophical Significance of Husserl's Logische Untersuchungen. Husserl Studies 18 (1):41-49.
Dorion Cairns, Lester Embree, Fred Kersten & Richard Zaner (2007). Some Applications of Husserl's Theory of Sense-Transfer. New Yearbook for Phenomenology and Phenomenological Philosophy 7:309-335.
Lester Embree (2006). Aufbau to Animism: A Sketch of the Alternate Methodology and Major Discovery in Dorion Cairns's Revision of Edmund Husserl's “Fifth Cartesian Meditation”. [REVIEW] Continental Philosophy Review 39 (1):79-96.
Dorion Cairns, Lester Embree, Fred Kersten & Richard Zaner (2004). Review of Eugen Fink's “The Problem of Edmund Husserl's Phenomenology”. [REVIEW] New Yearbook for Phenomenology and Phenomenological Philosophy 4:323-339.
Dorion Cairns (1939). Some Results of Husserl's Investigations. Journal of Philosophy 36 (9):236-238.
Dorion Cairns (2000). Reason and Emotion. Husserl Studies 17 (1):21-33.
Michael Barber (2010). Somatic Apprehension and Imaginative Abstraction: Cairns's Criticisms of Schutz's Criticisms of Husserl's Fifth Meditation. Human Studies 33 (1):1-21.
Dorion Cairns (1941). Concerning Beck's "the Last Phase of Husserl's Phenomenology". Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 1 (4):492-498.
Clyde M. Nabe (1977). "Conversations with Husserl and Fink," by Dorion Cairns. Modern Schoolman 55 (1):104-105.
Aron Gurwitsch, Richard M. Zaner & Lester Embree (1973). In Memoriam: Dorion Cairns (1901-1973). Research in Phenomenology 3 (1):3-6.
George J. Stack (1971). "Formal and Transcendental Logic," by Edmund Husserl, Trans. Dorion Cairns. Modern Schoolman 48 (4):385-387.
Added to index2011-03-04
Total downloads10 ( #351,207 of 1,934,371 )
Recent downloads (6 months)0
How can I increase my downloads?