Memory, history, forgetting
Institutional Login. His success in revealing the internal relations between recalling and forgetting, and how this dynamic becomes problematic in light of events once present but now past, will inspire academic dialogue and response but also holds great appeal to educated general readers in search of both method for and insight from considering the ethical ramifications of modern events. The epilog turns to the subject of forgiveness, that "horizon common to memory, history and forgetting," and thus out from the self to the world again.
Originally published in France in , this work has won various literary and scholarly prizes.
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It is indeed a master work, not only in Ricoeur's own vita but also in contemporary European philosophy. This is one of the most thought-provoking books I have read for some time. From the outset Ricoeur displays a breathtaking array of learning with careful and close readings of Saint Augustine, Aristotle, Plato, Descartes, and Kant. This would be to neglect an important piece of reflective thinking on the nature of historiographical problems.
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