A Husserlian term referring to the way a lived experience is grasped and retained immediately after it occurs. It is a key component of phenomenological description and analysis since it involves memory and intentionality.[1][2]


  1. ^ Schmicking, Daniel. "A Toolbox of Phenomenological Methods." Handbook of Phenomenology and Cognitive Science. Eds. Shaun Gallagher and Daniel Schmicking. New York: Springer, pg. 45.
  2. ^ Husserl, Edmund. First Philosophy II (1923-4): Husserliana VIII. Phenomenological Reductions. Den Haag: Martinus Nijhoff, 1959, pg. 59.

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