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Aesthetic Genesis

The Origin of Consciousness in the Intentional Being of Nature

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Aesthetic Genesis by Jeff Mitscherling
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This book reverses the fundamental tenet of phenomenology-that all consciousness is intentional (that is, directed toward an object). Mitscherling rehabilitates the pre-modern concepts of 'intentional being' and 'formal causality' in the construction of a comprehensive phenomenological analysis of embodiment, aesthetic experience, interpretation of texts, moral behavior, and cognition.

Author Biography

Jeff Mitscherling is professor of philosophy at the University of Guelph (Ontario, Canada). He is the author of Roman Ingarden's Ontology and Aesthetics (University of Ottawa Press, 1997), The Author's Intention (with Tanya DiTommaso and Aref Nayed; Lexington Books, 2004), The Image of a Second Sun: Plato on Poetry, Rhetoric, and the Techne of Mimesis (Humanity Books, 2009), and numerous articles in aesthetics, classical philology and philosophy, hermeneutics, the history of philosophy, and phenomenology.
Release date Australia
December 15th, 2009
Country of Publication
United States
Imprint
University Press of America
Pages
174
Dimensions
155x232x12
ISBN-13
9780761850212
Product ID
4113855

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