Definition of Husserl, Edmund in English:

Share this entry

Husserl, Edmund

Pronunciation: /ˈhʊsəːl/
/ˈhʊsɐl/
(1859–1938), German philosopher; full name Edmund Gustav Albrecht Husserl. His work forms the basis of the school of phenomenology; he rejected metaphysical assumptions about what actually exists, and explanations of why it exists, in favour of pure subjective consciousness as the condition for all experience, with the world as the object of this consciousness.
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.