Tag: common sense realism

  • Transcendental Idealism: the guardian of natural realism

    Transcendental Idealism: the guardian of natural realism

    In a previous post, I argued that Edmund Husserl does not hold to any form of traditional idealism. On the contrary, I suggested that Husserl’s position is in some ways closer to epistemological realism. So, this naturally raises the question: If Husserl subscribes to some kind of realism, why then does he explicitly and persistently…