Religion, War and the Crisis of Modernity: A Special Issue Dedicated to the Philosophy of Jan Patočka

The New Yearbook for Phenomenology and Phenomenological Philosophy provides an annual international forum for phenomenological research in the spirit of Husserl's groundbreaking work and the extension of this work by such figures as Scheler, Heidegger, Sartre, Levinas, Merleau-Ponty and Gadamer.

Contributors: Ivan Chvatík, Nicolas de Warren, James Dodd, Eddo Evink, Ludger Hagedorn, Jean-Luc Marion, Claire Perryman-Holt, Marcia Sá Cavalcante Schuback, Michael Staudigl, Christian Sternad , and Ľubica Učník.

part |123 pages

Nihilism and the Crisis of Modernity

part |53 pages

Jan Patočka and Krzysztof Michalski

chapter |4 pages


Letters between Krzysztof Michalski and Jan Patočka (1973–1976)

part |59 pages

Jan Patočka and Contemporary Phenomenology of Religion

chapter |13 pages

Specters of the Sacred

Jan Patočka, or: The Hidden Source of Jacques Derrida's “Phenomenology of Religion”

chapter |18 pages

Human Existence and Vertical Life

A Study of Jan Patočka's Phenomenological Anthropology

part |48 pages


chapter |22 pages

Direct Perception, Inter-subjectivity, and Social Cognition

Why Phenomenology is a Necessary But Not Sufficient Condition 1 , 2