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Author: Robert Dostal

In the volume in the series Library of Living Philosophers dedicated to Gadamer, David Detmer contributes an essay simply titled: “Gadamer’s Critique of the Enlightenment.” Detmer writes of Gadamer’s “radical anti-Enlightenment views.” 1 Gadamer responds by writing: It is extremely

In: Research in Phenomenology
Author: Mark J. Thomas

propose to turn to Hans-Georg Gadamer to answer these questions by constructing the outlines of a hermeneutics of early music performance. In fact, Gadamer’s philosophy is tailor-made for the problem: one of his central concerns is the interpretation of works distant from us in time, and his aesthetics

In: Research in Phenomenology
Author: David Vessey

Introduction Hans-Georg Gadamer is well known for his claim that when we properly read texts we engage in dialogue with those texts. He acknowledges the obvious point that dialogues with texts are different from dialogues with other persons, but interpreting texts still warrants being called

In: Journal of the Philosophy of History

In comparing Gadamer’s views on aesthetic experience to those of contemporary pragmatism, it is useful to focus on the neopragmatist aesthetics of Richard Shusterman. At first sight, it might seem implausible to assert strong similarities between them, the former being transcendental and

In: Aesthetic Experience and Somaesthetics

© Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2009 DOI: 10.1163/156916408X389604 Research in Phenomenology 39 (2009) 3–12 www.brill.nl/rp R e s e a r c h i n P h e n o m e n o l o g y Friendship and Solidarity (1999) 1 Hans-Georg Gadamer Abstract With reference to Plato and Aristotle, Gadamer discusses the question of what

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In: Research in Phenomenology

© Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2011 DOI: 10.1163/156916411X558891 Research in Phenomenology 41 (2011) 60–71 brill.nl/rp R e s e a r c h i n P h e n o m e n o l o g y Truth Is More Than Reality. Gadamer’s Transformational Concept of Truth Gaetano Chiurazzi University of Torino, Italy Abstract

In: Research in Phenomenology
Author: Daniel L. Tate

1 Breath-crystal: Gadamer on Celan In his commentary on Paul Celan, Hans-Georg Gadamer notes that the poet’s later work increasingly moves toward “the breathless stillness of muted silence in words which have become cryptic.” 1 Yet, in his estimation, the poems collected in Breath

In: Research in Phenomenology
Author: Daniel L. Tate

© Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2012 DOI: 10.1163/156916412X628766 Research in Phenomenology 42 (2012) 92–113 brill.nl/rp R e s e a r c h i n P h e n o m e n o l o g y In the Fullness of Time: Gadamer on the Temporal Dimension of the Work of Art Daniel L. Tate St. Bonaventure University

In: Research in Phenomenology
Author: Alain Beauclair

For Hans-Georg Gadamer the problem of other animals is a problem of language. Certainly this comes as no surprise given the central role language has played in Gadamer’s thought, not to mention the complex heritage the term λόγος has played in relation to Western philosophy’s characterization of

In: Research in Phenomenology