Body, Text, and Science: The Literacy of Investigative by Marianne Sawicki (auth.)

By Marianne Sawicki (auth.)

What is "scientific" concerning the average and human sciences? accurately this: the legibility of our worlds and the unique analyzing recommendations that they galvanize. That account of the essence of technology comes from Edith Stein, who as HusserI's assistant 1916-1918 worked in useless to deliver his gigantic Ideen to e-book, after which went directly to suggest her personal technique to the matter of discovering a unified beginning for the social and actual sciences. Stein argued that human physically existence itself provides direct entry to the interaction of common causality, cultural motivation, and private initiative in historical past and know-how. She constructed this line of method of the sciences in her early scholarly guides, which too quickly have been overshadowed by means of her spiritual lectures and writings, and at last have been obscured by means of nationwide Socialism's ideological assault on philosophies of empathy. at the present time, as her church prepares to claim Stein a saint, her secular philosophical achievements deserve one other look.

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There is more than one real world if connections cannot be completed among all acknowledged realities. There is less than one real world if no element can be established through immediate experience to be real. From the standpoint of real-ontology, neither Husserl nor Heidegger came up with a satisfactory value for the number of real worlds. Husserl establishes only that the number is either less than or equal to one, while Heidegger puts the number of realities at one or greater. SO Conrad-Martius' real-ontological phenomenology is meant to demonstrate that the number of worlds is one.

Husserl 1911). Mechanical causality governs the interactions among elements of the physical universe, says Scheler, and causal sequences are the space-time connections that the natural sciences follow. But an entirely different sort of coherence obtains in human affairs, a coherence that is to be understood rather than explained. While physical events can figure into human affairs, both socially and inside the individual human organism itself, such interactions involve "causality" of a decidedly different sort.

Ober die vierfache Wurzel des Satzes vom ... " Kap. ) Denn was bei der Bestimmung des Wollens durch Motive "von innen gesehen" wird, ist v511ig verschieden von einer Verursachung .... h. nicht durch etwas vom Ich-Zentrum Verschiedenes verursacht. (\911: 157-8) Chapter One contradiction of the facts, therefore, when Schopenhauer affirms that motivation is causality seen from within. For what is seen "from within" in the case of the determination of the will by motives is completely different from causation ....

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