Truth and Method

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Continuum International Publishing Group, Limited, Dec 7, 2004 - Education - 640 pages
Written in the 1960s, TRUTH AND METHOD is Gadamer's magnum opus. Looking behind the self-consciousness of science, he discusses the tense relationship between truth and methodology. In examining the different experiences of truth, he aims to "present the hermeneutic phenomenon in its fullest extent.

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I put in more time on understanding this book than any other back in the day. It is a difficult book for two reasons. First, Gadamer makes extensive use of Plato, Aristotle, Kant, Hegel and Heidegger ... Read full review

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Hans-Georg Gadamer was born on 11 February 1900 and died on 13 March 2002. He was the author, most notably, of Truth and Method, and, more recently, of The Beginning of Philosophy and The Beginning of Knowledge.

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