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Roman Ingarden's Philosophy of Literature

A Phenomenological Account

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Roman Ingarden's Philosophy of Literature by Wojciech Chojna
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In Roman Ingarden's Philosophy of Literature Wojciech Chojna discusses Ingarden's theory of literary works and develops a phenomenological account of identity which accommodates differences in interpretations and value judgments without succumbing to relativism. The latter is overcome not through falling back on essentialism but from within relativism. Literature offers us diverse experiences changing our perceptions of ourselves and the worlds we live in. Absolutism proclaiming unmitigated access to the meaning of literary texts is intolerant of differences and leads to violence in life. Conversely, relativism, in the illusory spirit of radical tolerance, turns meanings and values into historically contingent, incompatible interpretations, where communication and reconciliation is impossible, thus justifying ideological conflicts and violence.

Author Biography

Wojciech Chojna, Ph.D. (1992), Temple University, Professor, Pasco-Hernando State College, USA; published articles and translations on aesthetics and philosophy, including "Phenomenological Redescription of Violence" in Justice, Law and Violence (Temple University Press, 1991), "Philosophy and the Modern World" in the Kwartalnik Filozoficzny (2006, translation).
Release date NZ
November 16th, 2017
Pages
182
Country of Publication
Netherlands
Imprint
Brill
ISBN-13
9789004357129
Product ID
26881477

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