PHIL 335 - (P, W) Philosophy of Interpretation
(Prerequisites: PHIL 120 and PHIL 210 )
This course explores twentieth century theory of interpretation or hermeneutics. It deals with the interpretation of texts and with methods of understanding that allow for the emergence of meaning. It examines the philosophies of such thinkers as Heidegger, Gadamer, Derrida, Ricoeur, and Kearney.