Beyond Objectivism and Relativism: Science, Hermeneutics, and Praxis
University of Pennsylvania Press, 16 sep. 2011 - 320 pagina's
Drawing freely and expertly from Continental and analytic traditions, Richard Bernstein examines a number of debates and controversies exemplified in the works of Gadamer, Habermas, Rorty, and Arendt. He argues that a "new conversation" is emerging about human rationality—a new understanding that emphasizes its practical character and has important ramifications both for thought and action.
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LibraryThing ReviewGebruikersrecensie - thcson - LibraryThing
This book is about the possibilities of objective knowledge today in the sciences and in society. Bernstein encapsulates complex philosophical contributions by Gadamer, Habermas and a number of more ... Volledige review lezen
LibraryThing ReviewGebruikersrecensie - mkjones - LibraryThing
What's the best way to navigate between and beyond the Scylla of objectivism and the Charybdis of relativism? The author has assembled a fine crew of Kuhn, Gadamer, and Arendt to show you the ropes ... Volledige review lezen