Hans-Georg Gadamer

By Jessica Frazier in November 2015

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The hermeneutics of Gadamer and its significance for theology.

Hans-Georg Gadamer was a German philosopher famous for his approach to hermeneutics. In Truth and Method he rejected the idea that it was possible to somehow scientifically discover meaning in a text, but argued rather for a consideration of the fusion of understandings between a reader and their historical context in dialogue.

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Produced in November 2015. Provisional captions.



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