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Envy and Ressentiment, a Difference in Kind: A Critique and Renewal of Scheler’s Phenomenological Account

Early Phenomenology : Metaphysics, Ethics, and the Philosophy of Religion

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016


...A heart at peace gives life to the body, but envy rots the bones.Classical phenomenology strives to clarify natural attitude intentionalities. It does not mean to replace them but to elucidate the cognitive acts and meaning structures...

Scheler, Max Ferdinand (1874–1928)

Eugene Kelly

Eugene Kelly is with the Department of Social Science, New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, New York, USA Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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...Max Scheler was born in Munich, Germany, on August 22, 1874, where he began his studies in philosophy and psychology. He went to the University of Berlin with the intention of becoming a physician, but Wilhelm Dilthey and the Neo-Kantian...