Husserl Studies

, Volume 32, Issue 1, pp 83–89 | Cite as

Sebastian Gardner and Matthew Grist (eds): The Transcendental Turn

Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2015, Hardcover: $85.00, £50.00, ISBN: 978-0-19-872487-2
  • Espen HammerEmail author

As the editors explain in their acknowledgements, the papers in this volume derive originally from a series of conferences organized by the late Mark Sacks at the University of Essex. The aim of the series, which ran for three years and was sponsored by the British Arts and Humanities Research Council, was to revisit and rethink the legacy of transcendental philosophy from Kant to twentieth century developments, in particular in phenomenology. Whereas a companion volume deriving from the project, Transcendental Philosophy and Naturalism, edited by Peter Sullivan and Joel Smith (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011), examined the relation of transcendental philosophy to contemporary versions of philosophical naturalism, The Transcendental Turn, put together by Sebastian Gardner and Matthew Grist, focuses on the complex history of transcendental thinking as it develops in Kant, Fichte, Hegel, Nietzsche, Husserl, Heidegger, Merleau-Ponty, and Wittgenstein. At the end of the collection,...


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PhilosophyTemple UniversityPhiladelphiaUSA

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