"Hermeneutics as Politics" by Stanley Rosen

Hermeneutics as Politics Second Edition Stanley Rosen

Publication date:
11 Mar 2003
Yale University Press
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