The Beginning of Knowledge - Hans Georg Gadamer

The latest work by the great philosopher. Focussing on Heraclitus' theory of the atom and on pre-Socratic cosmology, he examines how these theories influenced modern thought, especially the concept of nature, and the natural sciences.
pp. 180
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Hans Georg Gadamer (Marburg 1900) is considered one of the most important contemporary philosophers. He owes his fame to Wahrheit und Methode, now considered a classic, in which he set out the philosophy of hermeneutics and opened new perspectives in today's culture and thought. Hans Georg Gadamer died in March 2002 aged almost 102 years.