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The world is... the natural setting of, and field for, all my thoughts and all my explicit perceptions. Truth does not inhabit only the inner man, or more accurately, there is no inner man, man is in the world, and only in the world does he know himself. ---->>>

It is the mission of the twentieth century to elucidate the irrational. ---->>>


Nationality: French
Born: 03-14, 1908
Birthplace: Rochefort-sur-Mer, Charente-Maritime, France
Die: 05-04, 1961
Occupation: Philosopher

Maurice Merleau-Ponty (French: [mɔʁis mɛʁlo pɔ̃ti]; 14 March 1908 – 3 May 1961) was a French phenomenological philosopher, strongly influenced by Edmund Husserl and Martin Heidegger. The constitution of meaning in human experience was his main interest and he wrote on perception, art, and politics (wikipedia)