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Edmund Husserl and Eugen FinkBeginnings and Ends in Phenomenology, 1928-1938$
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Ronald Bruzina

Print publication date: 2004

Print ISBN-13: 9780300092097

Published to Yale Scholarship Online: October 2013

DOI: 10.12987/yale/9780300092097.001.0001

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Fundamental Thematics II: Time

Fundamental Thematics II: Time

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(p.224) 5 Fundamental Thematics II: Time
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Edmund Husserl and Eugen Fink
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Ronald Bruzina

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Yale University Press
DOI:10.12987/yale/9780300092097.003.0005

This chapter delves deeper into the understanding of time; since we already have an implicit but nonetheless definite understanding of time, an understanding that can only arise in the situation of being-in-the-world, and since any such time-understanding first makes the question of the essence of time possible, the question is whether and how one can reach “an ‘explanation’ of time that would transcend world-knowledge,” in an overcoming of the mundane level on which problems are posed and resolved. While the overall problem of a phenomenology and philosophy of time can be stated in general terms, dealing with the problem cannot remain on the level of general conceptual statement; it must be done in concrete investigation and in the critical, interpretive reconsideration of both the method and conceptualities at work in that investigation.

Keywords:   essence of time, being-in-the-world, time-understanding, world-knowledge, philosophy of time, interpretive reconsideration

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