Ricoeur Commentary

Welcome to the wiki-based commentary on the writings of Paul Ricoeur.



This Wikibook approaches Ricoeur's writings in three different ways:

  • Topics that arise repeatedly throughout his works;
  • Books, analyzed on a page-by-page basis; and
  • Discussions presenting critiques of or extended elaborations upon Ricoeur, going beyond individual pages or topics.

Introductory Remarks


Note: do not post excerpts directly from Ricoeur's writings. They will continue to be protected by copyright for some years to come. Instead, just refer to specific pages and indicate the text on which you are offering commentary.

Please feel free to add your papers, notes, or anything else that will help to clarify the meaning of Ricoeur's writings!