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Vote for a structural dialogical hermeneutic: interpretation is academically legitimate!

Oct 7th, 2013 | By

The interpretation of texts lies at the core of literary studies. Yet in the last third of the twentieth century the perception that a justification of the scholarly nature of the interpretation of texts is impossible became established: thus scholars spoke of the “dilemma of interpretation”; literary scholars were disparaged as “charlatans, cynics or idiots”

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