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Truth and Method

✍️ Hans-Georg Gadamer

In Truth and Method, you explore how truth and method relate to human understanding. Hans-Georg Gadamer, the author, argues that truth is attainable not only through scientific method, but also through understanding culture, art, and history. You recognize that Gadamer extends the hermeneutic tradition and insists that understanding is a dialogical and interpretive process. He emphasizes that biases and traditions are not negative, but part of our understanding. You learn that true understanding means delving into context and connecting to the object of understanding.

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Author: Hans-Georg Gadamer (Open Library)