Graduate studies at Western
Human Studies 27 (4):361 - 376 (2004)
|Abstract||One of us coined the notion of an “epistemology engine.” The idea is that some particular technology in its workings and use is seen suggestively as a metaphor for the human subject and often for the production of knowledge itself. In this essay, we further develop the conceptand claim that Merleau-Ponty’s phenomenological commitments, although suggestive, did not lead him to appreciate the epistemological value of materiality. We also take steps towards establishing how an understanding of this topic can provide the basis for reinterpreting the history of phenomenology.|
|Keywords||camera obscura embodiment epistemology Merleau-Ponty Maurice perception technoscience|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Through your library||Configure|
Similar books and articles
Christinia Ryan Landry, A Phenomenological Account of Merleau-Ponty's Notion of Style : From Embodiment to Flesh.
M. Reuter (1999). Merleau-Ponty's Notion of Pre-Reflective Intentionality. Synthese 118 (1):69--88.
Douglas Low (2010). Hegel and Merleau-Ponty on Modernism and Postmodernism. International Philosophical Quarterly 50 (3):309-321.
Joel Smith (2005). Merleau-Ponty and the Phenomenological Reduction. Inquiry 48 (6):553-571.
Barry Cooper (1975). Hegelian Elements in Merleau-Ponty's ``la Structure du Comportement''. International Philosophical Quarterly 15 (4):411-423.
Dorothea Olkowski (2010). In Search of Lost Time, Merleau-Ponty, Bergson, and the Time of Objects. Continental Philosophy Review 43 (4):525-544.
Raymond J. Devettere (1973). Merleau-Ponty and the Husserlian Reductions. Philosophy Today 17:297-308.
Sara Heinämaa (1999). Merleau-Ponty's Modification of Phenomenology: Cognition, Passion and Philosophy. Synthese 118 (1):49-68.
M. C. Dillon (1971). Gestalt Theory and Merleau-Ponty's Concept of Intentionality. Man and World 4 (4):436-459.
Sandra B. Rosenthal & Patrick L. Bourgeois (1987). Peirce, Merleau-Ponty, and Perceptual Experience: A Kantian Heritage. International Studies in Philosophy 19 (3):33-42.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads41 ( #32,685 of 734,603 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #61,087 of 734,603 )
How can I increase my downloads?