Introduction to Philosophical Hermeneutics

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Introduction to Philosophical Hermeneutics

By Jean Grondin; Joel Weinsheimer (Translator); Hans-Georg Gadamer (Foreword by)

Yale University Press, Paperback, 9780300070897, 252pp.

Publication Date: February 27, 1997

Description
In this book, Jean Grondin discusses the major figures from Philo to Habermas, analyzes conflicts between various interpretive schools, and provides a persuasive account and a critical appraisal of Gadamer's Truth and Method. This book is destined to become a first-hand working instrument for all those who wish to initiate themselves to the discipline.


About the Author
Jean Grondin est philosophe a l'Universite de Montreal. Ses tres nombreuses et importantes publications font de lui un des specialistes les plus emiments de la pensee de Hans-Georg gadamer, dont il fut aussi l'eleve.

Professor of English at the University of Minnesota and directs the Program of Undergraduate Studies and Composition.

Hans-Georg Gadamer is Professor Emeritus at the University of Heidelberg.