This book will be useful to those coming to the field of hermeneutics for the first time, as well as those already familiar with Ricoeur's work. Paul Ricoeur (1913-2005) was Professor of Philosophy at the University of Chicago and the University of Paris X, Nanterre, and a leading figure in twentieth-century French philosophy. qqFrom Text to Actionqq provides an invaluable companion to Ricoeur's classic text, qqThe Conflict of Interpretationsqq. Here he further develops his general theory of interpretation in relation to his own philosophical background and influences: Hegel, Husserl, Gadamer a.This book will be useful to those coming to the field of hermeneutics for the first time, as well as those already familiar with Ricoeura#39;s work.
|Title||:||From Text to Action|
|Author||:||Paul Ricoeur, Kathleen Blamey, John B. Thompson|
|Publisher||:||Bloomsbury Publishing - 2008|