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Undergraduate Module Descriptor

PHL2001: Phenomenology

This module descriptor refers to the 2021/2 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Indicative reading list:

Core module texts:

  1. Dermot Moran & Tim Mooney, eds., The Phenomenology Reader (New York: Routledge, 2002).
  2. Dermot Moran, Introduction to Phenomenology (New York: Routledge, 2000).

In addition, extracts from the following philosophical works will be discussed in lectures and tutorials:

  1. Jean-Paul Sartre, Being and Nothingness
  2. Simone de Beauvoir, The Second Sex
  3. Maurice Merleau-Ponty, Phenomenology of Perception
  4. Emmanuel Levinas, Totality and Infinity
  5. Martin Heidegger, Being and Time
  6. Edmund Husserl, The Crisis of the European Sciences
  7. Edith Stein, On the Problem of Empathy