Is there a meaning in this text?By: Kevin J. Vanhoozer
|Publisher||Leicester, England : Apollos, c1998.|
Do books have meaning? Does the Bible make sense? When we read, how can we be sure the meaning we find is really there and not are own invention? These questions come to the fore in our postmodern world. Kevin Vanhoozer offers a positive way forward, a way that takes postmodern doubts seriously without giving in to them, and without retreating into traditionalism.
Combining postmodern and deconstructionist ideas, Kevin JK. Vanhoozer presents a scholarly challenge to the claim that readers create their own meaning in a text