Ricoeur"s Critical Theory

by David M. Kaplan

Publisher: State University of New York Press

Written in English
Cover of: Ricoeur
Published: Pages: 224 Downloads: 49
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  • Modern Western philosophy, c 1600 to the present,
  • Political,
  • Philosophy,
  • History & Surveys - Modern,
  • Riceur, Paul,
  • Critical theory,
  • Ricur, Paul,
  • Ric¶ur, Paul
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages224
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Open LibraryOL7802961M
ISBN 100791456951
ISBN 109780791456958

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ITAO 3 privileged words, those of the symbolic word.”14 So there, “the location of the hermeneutic problem for Ricoeur takes its specific shape in words which have symbolic significance.”15 That explains why, in Ricoeur’s original16 usage, hermeneutics is primarily the interpretation of symbols.

Jean Paul Gustave Ricœur (/ r ɪ ˈ k ɜːr /; French: ; 27 February – 20 May ) was a French philosopher best known for combining phenomenological description with such, his thought is within the same tradition as other major hermeneutic phenomenologists, Edmund Husserl and Hans-Georghe was awarded the Kyoto Prize in Arts and Philosophy for having Alma mater: University of Rennes, University of Paris.

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