"Hermeneutics as Politics" by Stanley Rosen

Hermeneutics as Politics Second Edition Stanley Rosen

Format:
Paperback
Publication date:
11 Mar 2003
ISBN:
9780300099874
Imprint:
Yale University Press
Dimensions:
240 pages: 210 x 140mm

?Perhaps the most original and philosophically important critical account of hermeneutics?of its philosophical status and historical development?to appear since Gadamer?s Truth and Method.??Choice


?A philosophical polemic of the highest order written in a language of unfailing verve and precision. . . . It will repay manyfold the labour of a slow and considered reading.??J. M. Coetzee, Upstream


?Stanley Rosen?s style is witty without being affect‚, and concise in the good tradition of the French moralists. . . . Rosen?s stylistic mastery allows him to drop?en passant, as it were?brief remarks that are able to faithfully capture the essence, as well as the functioning rules, of our whole way of life.??Costica Bradatan, Metapsychology