Spring 1944 • Vol. VI No. 2 Book ReviewsApril 1, 1944 |

Phenomenology and the Hungry Sheep

The Foundation Of Phenomenology: Edmund Husserl and the Quest for a Rigorous Science of Philosophy by Marvin Farber. Harvard University Press. $6.00. Phenomenology is without question a highly important philosophical movement of this century. Developed by Husserl as a rigorous method of reflective, presuppositionless analysis, it has furnished methodological orientation to thinkers in many fields—Max Otto in religion, Max Scheler in religion, ethics, and sociology, Wolfgang Kohler in psychology, Oskar Becker in mathematics, Moritz Geiger, Fritz Kaufmann and Helmut Kuhn in aesthetics, and Martin Heidegger in metaphysics, to name some of the most eminent. It is surprising, then, that there has been hitherto in English no systematic exposition of the nature of the movement and its method. Professor Farber's substantial volume is the first important attempt to supply the deficiency. In terms of thoroughness of acquaintance with the movement and with Husserl's own writings ther

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