Hermeneutics and Metaphysics: A possible Alliance

Carmelo Vigna


If on the one hand the hermeneutic season as the dominant form of philosophy now seems to have faded, on the other, it is an undeniable fact that hermeneutics has contributed to the enrichment of Western theoretical heritage. Hermeneutics must still be held with due consideration within the context of the variety of philosophical knowledge forms, without being contrasted with "speculative" (metaphysical) knowledge, as it was customary to do a few decades ago. It is only when we flee from every useless contraposition, that we can think of it in the light of a new and fruitful alliance with metaphysics.

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NBN: http://nbn.depositolegale.it/urn%3Anbn%3Ait%3Aunica-22302

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13125/CH/3230

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