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Journal Articles

2020. “Fashioning the Word-Tool: The Instrumental Character of the Word in Yogic Mantra Meditation and Phenomenology.” Philosophy East and West. Available online.

2020. “The Surplus of Signification: Merleau-Ponty and Enactivism on the Continuity of Life, Mind, and Culture.” Journal of French and Francophone Philosophy 28(1): 27-52. Available online.

2020. “Horizons of the Word: Words and Tools in Perception and Action.” Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences. Available online.

2019. “Pointing the Way to Social Cognition: A Phenomenological Approach to Embodiment, Imitation, Pointing, and Social Cognition in the First Year.” Journal of Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology. Available online.

2019. “Phenomenological Reduction in Merleau-Ponty’s The Structure of Behavior: An Alternative Approach to the Naturalization of Phenomenology.” European Journal of Philosophy 28(1): 15-32. Available online.  (Named EJP‘s 2019 Prize Essay in Transcendental Philosophy)

2018. “Sense-Making from the Top Down: Phenomenology and Naturalism in Autopoietic and Radical Enactivism.” Synthese. Available online.

2018. “Phenomenology and Ontology of Expression and Language: Merleau-Ponty on Speaking and Spoken Speech.” Human Studies 41(3): 415-435. Available online.


Book Chapters

2018. “Speaking and Spoken Speech.” In Understanding Merleau-Ponty, Understanding Modernism. Edited by Ariane Mildenberg. New York: Bloomsbury. Publisher’s page.


Conference Proceedings

Forthcoming. “‘In Infancy, the Child Is Attracted to Speech’: Merleau-Ponty on the Social-Affective Origins of Language.” Actas, Actas de las Decimoquintas Jornadas Peruanas de fenomenología y hermenêutica, 15.

2016. “Platonic and Aristotelian Legacies in the Philosophy of Language: A Case for the Priority of the Cratylus.” Maritain Studies 32: 72-82.


Editorial Contributions

Forthcoming. Introduction to Tran Duc Thao, “On Indochina.” Études Phénoménologiques.


Book Reviews

2017. Review of Lawrence Hatab, Proto-Phenomenology and the Nature of Language, Volume I: Dwelling in Speech. Phenomenological Reviews. Available online.

2014. Review of Lee Braver, Groundless Grounds: A Study of Wittgenstein and Heidegger. Journal of the British Society for Phenomenology 45 (1): 84-89.



Forthcoming. Thao, Tran Duc. “On Indochina.” Études Phénoménologiques.

Forthcoming. Scheler, Max. Scheler’s 1912 Göttingen Ethik Seminar. Edited by Jason Bell and Thomas Vongehr. Nordhausen: Verlag Traugott Bautz GmbH.

2019. Husserl: German Perspectives. Edited by John Drummond and Otfried Höffe. New York: Fordham University Press. Publisher’s page.

  • Landgrebe, Ludwig. “Husserl’s Phenomenology and the Motives for its Transformation.”
  • Lohmar, Dieter. “The Phenomenological Method of Seeing Essences and its Specification.”
  • Orth, Ernst. “Cultural Philosophy and Cultural Anthropology as Transcendental Phenomenology.”
  • Patočka, Jan. “What Is Phenomenology?”
  • Rinofner-Kreidl, Sonja. “The Psychologism Controversy and the Idea of a Phenomenological Science.”
  • Schuhmann, Karl. “Intentionality and Intentional Object in the Early Husserl.”
  • Ströker, Elisabeth. “Edmund Husserl’s Phenomenology. Philosophia Perennis in the Crisis of European Culture.”