IJPR: beyond the limit and limiting the beyond [Book Review]
International Journal for Philosophy of Religion 68 (1):121-138 (2010)
It is now almost 20 years since Janicaud’s critique of the ‘theological turn in French phenomenology’ (Janicaud 1991, 2000), with its emphasis on phenomenology and theology as two and never one. Yet since that time there been an explosion of phenomenologies which are, if not overtly, implicitly religious and phenomenology. Thus, we have phenomenologies of prayer, or love, or hope, and the possibilities of further phenomenologies. The challenge of these emerging phenomenologies is that there seems to be no noematic correlate to a noesis in intentionality. To the fore in the reconsideration of this phenomenological challenge is Jean-Luc Marion (although there are others such as Levinas, Jean-Louis Chrétien, and Michel Henry): all aspects of lived experience appear now to belong to the proper scope of phenomenology. Marion considers the relation in Husserl between intentions and intuitions which fulfil these intentions, and suggests a reversal. In Marion, although intentionality is not rejected, the phenomenological flow which the reduction brings to light is from the object as such as it gives itself in intuition, and then from intuition to intention. For Marion, phenomena are saturated—they give too much. Religion becomes a test-case for all phenomenology. This bearing, drawing mainly on The Visible and the Revealed, offers some of the key things in Marion’s phenomenology
|Keywords||Phenomenology Religion Theology Jean-Luc Marion Intentionality Donation Saturation|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
References found in this work BETA
The Crisis of European Sciences and Transcendental Phenomenology.Edmund Husserl - 1970 - Evanston: Northwestern University Press.
Ideas Pertaining to a Pure Phenomenology and to a Phenomenological Philosophy.Edmund Husserl - 1980 - Kluwer Academic Publishers.
Totality and Infinity: An Essay on Exteriority.Emmanuel Levinas - 1969 - Distribution for the U.S. And Canada, Kluwer Boston.
Citations of this work BETA
Towards a Saturated Faith: Jean-Luc Marion and Jean-Luc Nancy on the Possibility of Belief After Deconstruction.Ashok Collins - 2015 - Sophia 54 (3):321-341.
Similar books and articles
Vision and Voice: Phenomenology and Theology in the Work of Jean-Luc Marion. [REVIEW]Merold Westphal - 2006 - International Journal for Philosophy of Religion 60 (1/3):117 - 137.
Being Given: Toward a Phenomenology of Givenness.Jean-Luc Marion - 2002 - Stanford University Press.
Pure and Personal? Jean-Luc Marion's Phenomenologies of Prayer.Christina M. Gschwandtner - 2005 - In Bruce Ellis Benson & Norman Wirzba (eds.), The Phenomenology of Prayer. Fordham University Press.
Philosophy of Religion and Return to Phenomenology in Jean-Luc Marion.Jeffrey L. Kosky - 2004 - American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly 78 (4):629-647.
The Phenomenon and the Transcendental: Jean-Luc Marion, Marc Richir, and the Issue of Phenomenalization.Florian Forestier - 2012 - Continental Philosophy Review 45 (3):381-402.
The Call and the Gifted in Christological Perspective: A Consideration of Brian Robinette's Critique of Jean-Luc Marion.Joseph M. Rivera - 2010 - Heythrop Journal 51 (6):1053-1060.
Interpreting Excess: Jean-Luc Marion, Saturated Phenomena, and Hermeneutics.Shane Mackinlay - 2010 - Fordham University Press.
The Revelation of the Phenomena and the Phenomenon of Revelation.John Panteleimon Manoussakis - 2008 - American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly 82 (4):705-719.
Phénoménologies Autonomes: Michel Henry & Jean-Luc Marion.Xavier Tilliette - 2004 - Revista Portuguesa de Filosofia 60 (2):473 - 484.
Derridean Deconstruction and the Discourses Confronted with the Experience of Singularity: Negative Theology and Radical Phenomenology.Livia G. Suciu - 2012 - Journal for Communication and Culture 2 (1):49-67.
Added to index2010-11-18
Total downloads17 ( #271,628 of 2,132,817 )
Recent downloads (6 months)2 ( #289,567 of 2,132,817 )
How can I increase my downloads?
There are no threads in this forum
Nothing in this forum yet.