Gadamer on Tradition - Historical Context and the Limits of Reflection By Anders Odenstedt
English | PDF | 2017 | 249 Pages | ISBN : 3319595563 | 2.6 MB
This book discusses Gadamer's theory of context-dependence. Analytical and partly critical, the book also shows exegetical accuracy in the rendering of Gadamer's position. It explores the following questions that Gadamer's theory of context-dependence tries to answer: in what way is thought influenced by and thus dependent on its historical context? To what extent and in what way is the individual able to become reflectively aware of and emancipate himself from this dependence? The book takes Gadamer's wide interests into account, e.g.