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Gadamer’s subtilitas applicandi versus Whitehead’s Symbolic Reference

(Original title: Gadamerova subtilitas applicandi verzus Whiteheadova symbolická referencia)
Filozofia, 64 (2009), 1, 18-27.
Type of work: Papers
Publication language: Slovak

The author focuses on two different approaches in philosophical hermeneutics: those of Gadamer and Whitehead, which have some very important points in common. For example, Gadamer’s fusion of horizons is very close to Whitehead’s conception of symbolical reference.


H.-G. Gadamer, Hermeneutics, Process hermeneutics, Application, Symbolic reference

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