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Grondin, Jean

Overview
Works: 111 works in 387 publications in 5 languages and 6,177 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Interviews 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Compiler, Author of introduction
Classifications: B3248.G34, 193
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Most widely held works by Jean Grondin
Hans-Georg Gadamer : a biography by Jean Grondin ( Book )
40 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hans-Georg Gadamer (1900-2002) was one of the greatest philosophers of our era. He was also at the center of some of the century's darkest, most complex historical events, for he chose to remain in his native Germany in the 1930s, neither supporting Hitler nor actively opposing him, but negotiating instead an "unpolitical" position that allowed him to continue his philosophical work. In this book, Jean Grondin appraises Gadamer's life and achievement. Drawing on countless interviews with Gadamer and his contemporaries, Gadamer's personal correspondence, and extensive archival research, Grondin traces Gadamer's life as an academician and the development of his ideas, placing them in the context of his times. He sheds light on the genesis and accomplishment of Gadamer's major opus, Truth and Method, the bible of modern-day hermeneutics. And he addresses the question of Gadamer's attitude and actions amid the catastrophe of Nazi Germany, painting a balanced portrait of a scholar who tried to preserve German culture and tradition in the face of an invasive menace
Introduction to philosophical hermeneutics by Jean Grondin ( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this historical introduction to philosophical hermeneutics, Jean Grondin discusses the major figures from Philo to Habermas, analyzes conflicts between various interpretive schools, and provides a critique of Gadamer's Truth and Method which, serves as a model for Grondin's approach. --From publisher's description
Introduction to metaphysics from Parmenides to Levinas by Jean Grondin ( )
8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This history of metaphysics respects both the analytic and Continental schools while also transcending the theoretical limitations of each. The book provides an overview restoring the value of metaphysics to contemporary audiences
The philosophy of Gadamer by Jean Grondin ( )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ideas of the German philosopher, Hans-Georg Gadamer have had considerable influence both in their own right as the leading modern exposition of philosophical hermeneutics and interpreting the works of Heidegger, Plato and Hegel. This work covers the trail of Gadamer's thought. Taking 'Truth and Method' (1960, translated 1975) as the axis of the interpretation of Gadamer's thought, Jean Grondin lays out the key themes of the work - method, humanism, aesthetic judgement, truth, the work of history - with exemplary clarity. Gadamer's concerns are situated in the context of traditional philosophical issues, showing, for example, how Gadamer both continues, and significantly modifies, the philosophical problem as it begins with Descartes and advances rather than simply follows Heidegger's treatment of the relationship of thinking and language. In this way Grondin shows how the issues of philosophical hermeneutics are relevant for contemporary concerns in science and history
Sources of hermeneutics by Jean Grondin ( Book )
6 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Einführung in die philosophische Hermeneutik by Jean Grondin ( Book )
22 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
HauptbeschreibungSinn der Auslegung ist es immer gewesen, hinter das geäußerte Wort zum inneren?Logos?, zu dem, was die Worte sagen wollen, vorzudringen. Schon das Sprechen ist ein Interpretieren, indem es Gedachtes in Worte zu fassen sucht. Deshalb verstanden die Griechen das Aussagen als eine Interpretation. Die Absicht der Auslegung ging dahin, diesen Vorgang umzukehren und vom Ausgedrückten auf den dahinter stehenden Geist zurückzukommen. Für die heutige Hermeneutik, die sich im Anschluss an Schleiermacher, Dilthey, Heidegger und Gadamer entwickelte, äußert sich diese universale Struktur
L'herméneutique by Jean Grondin ( Book )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in French and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Présentation synthétique de ce courant philosophique : les origines, les grands auteurs (Dilthey, Nietzsche, Heidegger, Gadamer, Ricoeur...) et les débats qu'ils ont suscités, le sens de son universalité
La philosophie de la religion by Jean Grondin ( Book )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in French and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pour la tradition de la philosophie comme de la religion, de Platon à Heidegger en passant par Thomas d'Aquin ou Spinoza, la raison était ce qui nous rapprochait du divin. Or elle sert souvent aujourd'hui à contester la réalité de Dieu. Cet ouvrage remet en perspective les rapports entre la religion et la philosophie, tout en expliquant la place que la religion occupe dans notre société
Hermeneutische Wahrheit? : zum Wahrheitsbegriff Hans-Georg Gadamers by Jean Grondin ( Book )
13 editions published between 1944 and 1994 in German and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le tournant dans la pensée de Martin Heidegger by Jean Grondin ( Book )
10 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in French and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kant zur Einführung by Jean Grondin ( Book )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in German and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Von Heidegger zu Gadamer : unterwegs zur Hermeneutik by Jean Grondin ( Book )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in German and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Einführung zu Gadamer by Jean Grondin ( Book )
6 editions published in 2000 in German and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kant et le problème de la philosophie : l'a priori by Jean Grondin ( Book )
8 editions published in 1989 in French and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'universalité de l'herméneutique by Jean Grondin ( Book )
7 editions published in 1993 in French and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hermeneutische Wege : Hans-Georg Gadamer zum Hundertsten by Günter Figal ( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in German and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der Sinn für Hermeneutik by Jean Grondin ( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in German and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduction à Hans-Georg Gadamer by Jean Grondin ( Book )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in French and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'horizon herméneutique de la pensée contemporaine by Jean Grondin ( Book )
6 editions published in 1993 in French and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul Ricoeur by Jean Grondin ( Book )
6 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Gronden, Žan 1955-
Grondin, J. 1955-
Гронден, Жан 1955-
جان غراندان، 1955-
グロンダン, ジャン
Languages
German (89)
French (80)
English (34)
Polish (5)
Spanish (5)
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