An inquiry on meanning and understanding: The debate between Gadamer and Derrida

Yılmaz, Alim


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Citation Formats
A. Yılmaz, “An inquiry on meanning and understanding: The debate between Gadamer and Derrida,” Middle East Technical University, 1995.