Tag Archives: Gadamer

Agree to Disagree? Let’s not

Recently a colleague offered in conversation that we should agree to disagree.  This led me to some observations about the role of agreement and disagreement in dialogue.  Some conversations involve a sort of perpetual agreement or mutual affirmation.  These are … Continue reading

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What’s in a name?/ Subject Matter

I recently had occasion to re-visit the posts I wrote for Hodder Education, and thought I would post them here. The first one I did is already posted somewhere on this blog. The originals can be found here and here. … Continue reading

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Hayden White on the Practical Past

http://www.brookes.ac.uk/about/events/e-items/HaydenWhiteLecture Podcast here. A couple of weeks have passed now since I heard Hayden White giving a guest lecture to the faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Oxford Brookes, and I’ve had some time to digest what he said, … Continue reading

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