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Hermeneutics, ancient and modern

Gerald L. Bruns

Hermeneutics, ancient and modern

by Gerald L. Bruns

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hermeneutics -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-310) and index.

    StatementGerald L. Bruns.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBD241 .B78 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 318 p. ;
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1712742M
    ISBN 100300054505
    LC Control Number92014839

      This book, first published in , gives a detailed overview and analysis of the main strands of contemporary hermeneutical thought. It includes a number of readings in order to give the reader a first-hand acquaintance with the subjects and the debates within it. to our modern setting. Literal interpreters typi-cally maintain that the figures of speech (i.e., sym-bols) result from John’s attempt to describe future objects and scenarios from the limited framework of his ancient conceptions and language. They posit that John experienced some sort of spiri-tual time travel thrusting him into the modern.

    Read this for my hermeneutics class this semester. VERY complex - especially for people who haven't had previous exposure to communication theory. Fortunately, I had, and it made some areas of this book much more enjoyable than they otherwise might have been. Bordering on a must-read for modern interpreters of Scripture/5(14). Used in its narrow sense, this task seeks to find the contemporary relevance of ancient texts. It’s about asking questions about the Bible’s meaning in the “here and now.” But watch out, because our interpretive task doesn’t begin here: “the only proper control for hermeneutics is to be found in the original intent of the biblical.

      Hermeneutics is basically concerned with the interpretation of things. Jens Zimmerman in his introduction to Hermeneutics claims that this term originated somewhere in Ancient Greece. The word Hermeneutics is derived from the Greek word “Hermenneuein” and it was later on translated in Latin as in utterance, explanation, or Interpretation. Hebrews and Hermeneutics: The Epistle to the Hebrews as a New Testament Example of Biblical Interpretation: SNTSMS: D. C. Larsen, Matthew: Gospels before the Book: Denton, Donald L. Historiography and Hermeneutics in Jesus Studies: An Examinaiton of the Work of John Dominic Crossan and Ben F. Meyer: LNTS: Black, David Alan.


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Bruns from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £ Hermeneutics Ancient and Modern seizes on and advances the existential core of Heidegger's project.

Through a series of strikingly original analyses of the struggle for self­ understanding, Bruns reclaims the concrete significance of hermeneutics. The philosophical value, however, is not strictly or merely comparative.

Bruns attempts much more. The genre of a biblical text is important to know when practicing good hermeneutics. There are 66 books of the Bible and several different literary genres that these books fit into.

The Bible contains poetry, history, prophetic writings, letters and books of wisdom. We need to keep in mind what genre of book we are reading. If the Word of God is the sword and the Holy Spirit moves the sword, then good biblical hermeneutics is the sharpens the sword. Hermeneutics agrees with how we can discern difficult to understand passages or verses.

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Biblical exegesis is the actual interpretation of the sacred book, the bringing out of its meaning; hermeneutics is the study and establishment of the principles by which it is to be interpreted.

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Hermeneutics and Negativism,Existential Ambiguities of Self-Understanding Ed. by Claudia Welz and René Rosfort. Confucian Hermeneutics Why commentaries are never definitive.

Until the late modern era in the West and even more recently in the East, the primary mode of philosophical and theological expression was the commentary. In the medieval commentarial tradition, ideas were expressed as both explications and extensions of accepted traditions.

Bruns, Gerald L. Hermeneutics, Ancient and Modern. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, E-mail Citation» Approaching the history of hermeneutics from the viewpoint of literary interpretation, Bruns offers a good overview of the theory of interpretation from the ancients, via Luther, to .Hermeneutics (/ ˌhɜːrməˈnjuːtɪks /) is the theory and methodology of interpretation, especially the interpretation of biblical texts, wisdom literature, and philosophical texts.

Hermeneutics is more than interpretive principles or methods used when immediate comprehension fails and includes the art of understanding and communication. Hermeneutics overview 1. “There is an Indian story -- at least I heard it as an Indian story -- about an Englishman who, having been told that the world rested on a platform which rested on the back of an elephant which rested in turn on the back of a turtle, asked (perhaps he was an ethnographer; it is the way they behave), what did the turtle rest on?