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By Kevin J. Vanhoozer, James K. A. Smith

In this multi-faceted quantity, Christian and different religiously dedicated theorists locate themselves at an uneasy aspect in history―between premodernity, modernity, and postmodernity―where disciplines and techniques, cultural and linguistic traditions, and non secular commitments tangle and go. the following, top theorists discover the state-of-the-art of the modern hermeneutical terrain. As they tackle the paintings of Gadamer, Ricoeur, and Derrida, the essays accumulated during this wide-ranging paintings interact key subject matters in philosophical hermeneutics, hermeneutics and faith, hermeneutics and the opposite arts, hermeneutics and literature, and hermeneutics and ethics. Readers will locate full of life exchanges and reflections that meet the highbrow and philosophical demanding situations posed by way of hermeneutics on the crossroads.

Contributors are Bruce Ellis Benson, Christina Bieber Lake, John D. Caputo, Eduardo J. Echeverria, Benne Faber, Norman Lillegard, Roger Lundin, Brian McCrea, James ok. A. Smith, Michael VanderWeele, Kevin Vanhoozer, and Nicholas Wolterstorff.

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