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Phenomenology of a holiday: сulturological analysis

Author(s): Larisa Babushka
Subject(s): Customs / Folklore, Semiology, Ethics / Practical Philosophy, Cultural Anthropology / Ethnology, Phenomenology
Published by: Національна академія керівних кадрів культури і мистецтв
Keywords: Phenomenology; Eorthology; phenomenon; culture; holiday; ritual; ceremony; rite;

Summary/Abstract: Purpose of Article. The purpose of the article is to identify the main concepts of Phenomenology of a Holiday, which are structural subsystems of Phenomenology of Culture. Methodology. The methodology involves using of the scientific methods such as typology (to identify the key characteristics of the need holidays); phenomenological reflection (to differentiate phenomenal forms of the "stream of consciousness" and deep intentionality "pure consciousness"); cultural approach (to analyse the nature of the phenomenon). Scientific novelty. The scientific novelty of the research is to determine the nature of the phenomenon. The proposed classification of the basic conceptions that characterize Phenomenology of a Holiday. The latter is a subsystem of the Phenomenology of Culture. Conclusions. Phenomenology of a Holiday is a subsystem of Phenomenology of Culture. It includes creative activity of organizers and participants of any holiday. In addition, it has its own individual differences. Phenomenology of a Holiday is the "Alma mater" of the festive culture phenomena, a ritual, a ceremony, a rite. It considers reality and illusion as ambivalent effect on the audience. All in all, Phenomenology of a Holiday implements functions of holidays that are the concepts of Phenomenology.