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Levels of Attunement. A Comment on Matthew Ratcliffe´s The Feelings of Being

Phenomenology, Psychiatry and the Sense of Reality. New York: Oxford University Press 2008 (309 pages)

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  1. “Das Phänomen der Stimmung und des Gestimmtseins…ist ein Exponent der Befindlichkeit” Martin Heidegger (1979): Prolegomena zur Geschichte des Zeitbegriffs, Frankfurt am Main: Klostermann, Gesamtausgabe Bd. 20, p. 353.

  2. Edmund Husserl (1973): Experience and Judgment, Studies in Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy, transl. by James Spencer Churchill and Karl Ameriks, Evanston: Northwestern University Press. P. 36-37. I slightly modified the translation. See: Edmund Husserl: Erfahrung und Urteil. Untersuchungen zur Genealogie der Logik, Hamburg: Meiner 1971, p. 33.

  3. The German ´Glaubensgewissheit´ is translated to belief, but it actually can mean both belief and faith. ”Weltbewusstsein ist Bewusstsein im Modus der Glaubensgewissheit…” Ibid., p. 25

  4. Ibid., p. 37.

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Varga, S. Levels of Attunement. A Comment on Matthew Ratcliffe´s The Feelings of Being . Phenom Cogn Sci 8, 607 (2009). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11097-009-9130-x

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