Domination and Dialogue in Merleau‐Ponty's Phenomenology of Perception

Hypatia 12 (1):1-19 (1997)
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Merleau-Ponty's claim in Phenomenology of Perception (1962) that the anonymous body guarantees an intersubjective world is problematic because it omits the particularities of bodies. This omission produces an account of "dialogue" with another in which I solipsistically hear only myself and dominate others with my intentionality. This essay develops an alternative to projective intentionality called "hypothetical construction," in which meaning is socially constructed through an appreciation of the differences of others
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DOI 10.1111/j.1527-2001.1997.tb00168.x
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