From Ego to Selfhood: A Question of Method 1. Toward Mutual Selfhood 3. Narrative Imagination and Personal Identity 4. Identity and Selfhood 5.
About the beginning of the hermeneutics of the self summary for dating Available as a Google eBook for other About the beginning of the hermeneutics of the self summary for dating and tablet devices. Traces the decentered formulation of self at the heart of Paul Ricoeur's philosophy from his earliest works to his most recent. Identifying Selfhood provides the first sustained treatment of the development of Paul Ricoeur's decentered formulation of selfhood from his earliest works to his most recent.
For Henry Venema, Ricoeur's affirmation that consciousness is always rooted in the signs, symbols, and texts that precede the hermeneutical project of self-recovery and discovery provides the thread that links all of Ricoeur's philosophical inquiries together.
However, as Venema argues, Ricoeur's hermeneutic is caught up in the semantics of identity to such an extent that selfhood is confused and often equated with the textuality of the reflective process and is never dealt with on the intimate level of the reflexive structure of selfhood in relation to otherness. In the end, Ricoeur's formulation of alterity identifies the other within the circle of the self-same.
Helping others understand these textual and thematic interconnections in About the beginning of the hermeneutics of the self summary for dating writings is a significant contribution to the study of Ricoeur's thought About the beginning of the hermeneutics of the self summary for dating place in twentieth-century philosophy vis-a-vis Ricoeur's own responses to other major twentieth-century thinkers.
Ormiston, coeditor of The Hermeneutic Tradition: From Ast to Ricoeur "This book exhibits a good grasp of certain main phases of the development of Ricoeur's thought and thus is not merely a regurgitation of Ricoeur, but quite a creative rendition, and from a point of view.
It carries Ricoeur scholarship and interests into discussions that are relevant to continental philosophy today. Bourgeois, coauthor of Traces of Understanding: Acknowledgments Abbreviations Introduction 1. Identifying Selfhood Notes Bibliography Index. Continental Philosophy Philosophy Religion. You Have 0 Item s In Cart.
Click on image to enlarge. Henry Isaac Venema - Author. Table of Contents Acknowledgments Abbreviations Introduction 1. Related Titles Mallarme and the Sublime.
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