This is a dictionary of the key terms and concepts in Husserl's philosophy, his major works and philosophical influences. "The Husserl Dictionary" is a guide to the world of Edmund Husserl, the founder of phenomenology. Meticulously researched and extensively cross-referenced, this unique book covers all his major works, ideas and influences and provides a firm grounding in the central themes of Husserl's thought. Students will discover a wealth of useful information, analysis and criticism. A-Z entries include clear definitions of all the key terms used in Husserl's writings and detailed synopses of his key works. The Dictionary also includes entries on Husserl's major philosophical influences, including Brentano, Hume, Dilthey, Frege, and Kant, and those he influenced, such as Gadamer, Heidegger, Levinas, Sartre and Merleau-Ponty. It covers everything that is essential to a sound understanding of Husserl's phenomenology, offering clear and accessible explanations of often complex terminology. "The Husserl Dictionary" is the ideal resource for anyone reading or studying Husserl, Phenomenology or Modern European Philosophy more generally.
The "Continuum Philosophy Dictionaries" offer clear and accessible guides to the work of some of the more challenging thinkers in the history of philosophy. A-Z entries provide clear definitions of key terminology, synopses of key works, and details of each thinker's major themes, ideas and philosophical influences. The Dictionaries are the ideal resource for anyone reading or studying these key philosophers.
Dermot Moran is Professor of Philosophy and Chair of Logic and Metaphysics at University College Dublin, Ireland. His previous publications include Edmund Husserl: Founder of Phenomenology (Polity, 2005), Introduction to Phenomenology (Routledge, 2000), The Phenomenology Reader (co-edited with Tim Mooney, Routledge, 2002), Phenomenology: Critical Concepts in Philosophy (co-edited with Lester E. Embree, Routledge, 2004) and The Routledge Companion to Twentieth-Century Philosophy (Routledge, 2008). Joseph Cohen is Lecturer in Philosophy at University College Dublin, Ireland.