International Journal of English Literature and Culture

International Journal of English Literature and Culture

Vol. 4(4), pp. 76-80, April, 2016

 ISSN: 2360-7831

DOI: 10.14662/IJELC2016.040


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A Prologue to Phenomenological Psychology




Assistant Professor, IFET College of Engineering, E-mail: gnanasekaranpdy@gmail.com


Accepted 30 May 2016



Phenomenological research is the investigation of mental wonders in their subjective viewpoint, paying little respect to their obligation in the target connection of a psycho-physical living being. Phenomenological psychology science has developed as a control with the compositions of Edmund Husserl in first quarter of twentieth century and subsequently settled with the works of Jean-Paul Sartre and Maurice Merleau-Ponty. Phenomenological psychology research is bound to supply the vital knowledge expected to give significance and course to the exploration exhibited under the title of 'observational psychology science' and in addition assumes an essential part in logic. In the field of psychological science, it was a reaction against the investigative strategies for exploratory psychological research. Experimental psychology research worries about solid genuine creatures and in this association it focuses towards the physical. Husserl fought that exact psychology science moved far from the vital components of mental wonders. He assist considers that psychology research ought to free itself from the hypothetical partialities. He dismisses observational psychology science on the record of its naturalism by indicating out customary behaviorism. Phenomenological psychology research has made a basic mediation in both rationality and psychological research. Phenomenological psychology science came into power by filling the hole in the middle of rationality and observational psychology research of mid twentieth century.

Keywords: Phenomenology, Psychology, Behaviorism, and Existential Phenomenology.

Cite This Article As: Gnanasekaran R (2016). A Prologue to Phenomenological Psychology. Inter. J. Eng. Lit. Cult. 4(4): 76-80



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