Re: Hermeneutics (was Public Funding vs Free Inquiry)

Damien Broderick (
Thu, 21 May 1998 11:49:46 +0000

At 02:47 PM 5/20/98 -0400, you wrote:

>The problems with both of these philosophies for capitalism is apparent;
>it's impossible to enforce a contract as law if meaning does not
>ultimately spring from authorial intent or if the referent of the contract
>varies, depending on the reader's background and upbringing.

stanley fish has written extensively on p/struck approaches to law - i
haven't read this stuff, but a pal with phd in lit theory and law degree
sez it's interesting and challenging.

damien broderick with one hand recovering from surgery