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Husserl: German Perspectives

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2020.01.17 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews John J. Drummond and Otfried Höffe (eds.), Husserl: German Perspectives, Fordham University Press, 2019, 361pp., $75.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780823284467. Reviewed by Thomas Nenon, University of Memphis This volume presents translations of twelve important essays on Husserl written by leading Husserl scholars that include a number of classic essays by some of Husserl's own students (e.g., Ludwig Landgrebe and Jan Patočka). It also contains some relatively recent essays by many of the most prominent Husserl scholars at the end of the twentieth and beginning of the twenty-first centuries. Clearly, one purpose of the volume is to make these essays accessible to readers who are interested in Husserl, but whose German is not sufficient to work through the original essays. However, even for scholars comfortable in German, the volume is a worthwhile addition simply because of the range and outstanding quality of the essays. All of the scholars are... Read More

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