Collingwood's the Idea of History

Collingwood's the Idea of History

A Reader's Guide

eBook - 2013
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The Idea of History is the best known work of the Oxford philosopher and historian RG Collingwood. Published posthumously in 1946 it is, in effect, two books: a historiography and a philosophy of history. Students look to Collingwood for a history of thinking about history, and to discover his ideas about the nature of historical understanding. It is an indispensable text for historians and philosophers yet it is also highly challenging and many of Collingwood's innovations have been seriously misunderstood. The primary focus of this book is on Collingwood's actual arguments, especially the mo.
Publisher: London ; New York : Bloomsbury, 2013
ISBN: 9781283874243
1283874245
9781441121141
1441121145
1441141774
9781441141774
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xxii, 175 pages)

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