The Primacy of Perception brings together a number of important studies by Maurice Merleau-Ponty that appeared in various publications from 1947 to 1961. The title essay, which is in essence a presentation of the underlying thesis of his Phenomenology of Perception, is followed by two courses given by Merleau-Ponty at the Sorbonne on phenomenological psychology. qEye and Mindq and the concluding chapters present applications of Merleau-Ponty's ideas to the realms of art, philosophy of history, and politics. Taken together, the studies in this volume provide a systematic introduction to the major themes of Merleau-Ponty's philosophy.Taken together, the studies in this volume provide a systematic introduction to the major themes of Merleau-Pontya#39;s philosophy. This book consists of Northwestern University Studies in Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy.
|Title||:||The Primacy of Perception|
|Author||:||Maurice Merleau-Ponty, James M. Edie|
|Publisher||:||Northwestern University Press - 1964|