Husserl's Missing Technologies

2016.08.23 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Don Ihde, Husserl's Missing Technologies, Fordham University Press, 2016, 157pp., $24.00 (pbk), ISBN 9780823269617. Reviewed
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2016.08.23 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Don Ihde, Husserl's Missing Technologies, Fordham University Press, 2016, 157pp., $24.00 (pbk), ISBN 9780823269617. Reviewed by Dimitri Ginev, University of Sofia Don Ihde offers a highly original perspective on main themes of his post-phenomenology. This splendid study should be read by every STS researcher and every Husserl scholar. Borrowing from Tillich's interpretive strategy, Ihde reconstructs Husserl's "missing technologies" (i.e. the missing conceptualization of technology in classical phenomenology) by applying a kind of "temporal heteronomy" -- a juxtaposition of multiple temporal layers of interpretation which should pave the way for a non-classical reading of a classical tradition. Ihde takes the late mid-twentieth century layer of interpreting science-technology interrelations -- as this interpretation is dominated by images of the praxis and technological materiality of scientific inquiry --. . .

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