International Studies in Phenomenology and Philosophy

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Axiomatics of the flesh

Guy Duportail

pp. 53-67


I am advancing here a group of propositions, based on the descriptions compiled in Merleau-Ponty's The Visible and the Invisible, which can be denominated as axioms of the flesh. The purpose of this work is to reflect upon an ontology of the flesh that can serve as a foundation for the psychoanalysis of Freud and Lacan. "-- End of Abstract'

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Lohmar Dieter, Brudzińska Jagna (2012). Founding psychoanalysis phenomenologically: phenomenological theory of subjectivity and the psychoanalytic experience, Springer, Dordrecht.

Pages: 53-67

DOI: 10.1007/978-94-007-1848-7_3

Full citation:

Duportail Guy (2012). Axiomatics of the flesh, in D. Lohmar & J. Brudzińska (eds.), Founding psychoanalysis phenomenologically, Dordrecht, Springer, pp. 53-67.