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Cosmos and the Creative Imagination (Hardcover)

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The essays in this book respond to Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka’s recent call to explore the relationship between the evolution of the universe and the process of self-individuation in the ontopoietic unfolding of life. The essays approach the sensory manifold in a number of ways. They show that theories of modern science become a strategy for the phenomenological study of works of art, and vice versa. Works of phenomenology and of the arts examine how individual spontaneity connects with the design(s) of the logos – of the whole and of the particulars – while the design(s) rest not on some human concept, but on life itself. Life’s pliable matrices allow us to consider the expansiveness of contemporary science, and to help create a contemporary phenomenological sense of cosmos.
Number of Pages: 500
Genre: Philosophy, Literary Criticism
Sub-Genre: Movements / Phenomenology
Series Title: Analecta Husserliana
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Language: English
Street Date: February 11, 2016
TCIN: 50961566
UPC: 9783319217918
Item Number (DPCI): 248-13-0947

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