The Knowledge of Attention
2006 (English)In: International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health and Well-being, ISSN 1748-2623, E-ISSN 1748-2631, Vol. 1, no 3, 133-140 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
At stake in the present article is a discussion on the phenomenon of attention and three basic phenomenological descriptions of this phenomenon, represented by Edmund Husserl, Merleau-Ponty and Ortega y Gasset. It argues for the necessity of developing a phenomenological approach on the phenomenon. From the phenomenological position, attention is not primarily a focus on something, but a perspective from turning points, where the in-between of relationships can be experienced. In this sense, attention shows itself as alertness for the coming to be and the realm of transitions
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2006. Vol. 1, no 3, 133-140 p.
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:sh:diva-8100DOI: 10.1080/17482620600884049ScopusID: 2-s2.0-43949135989OAI: oai:DiVA.org:sh-8100DiVA: diva2:412968