Edmund Husserl

Picture of Edmund Husserl

Date of Birth: 08/04/1859

Age: 79

Place of birth: Prosnits

Citizenship: Germany


Husserl (Husserl) Edmund was born on April 8, 1859 in Prosnitse (Moravia), German philosopher and founder of phenomenology.

Pupil F. Brentano and Karl Stumpf, was also influenced by B. Bolzano and of neo. He tried to turn philosophy into a "rigorous science" by the phenomenological method ( "Logical Investigations", vols. 1-2). In search of solid foundations Husserl was forced to continually modify his philosophy.

In the last period he refers to the idea of ??"life-world", drawing closer to the philosophy of life. Go napozitsii historical interpretation of the absolute experience is carried out in one of the last works of Husserl`s "The Crisis of European Sciences and Transcendental Phenomenology