What is History?
A. A. Knopf, 1962 - 209 Seiten
A philosophical interpretation of history, examining the significance of historical study as a science and a reflection of social values.
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Hegel has been rightly condemned for seeing the end of progress in the Prussian
monarchy — apparently the result of an overstrained interpretation of his view of
the impossibility of prediction. But Hegel's aberration was capped by that ...
Hegel's famous statement that in history "only those peoples can come under our
notice which form a state," " has been justly criticized as attaching an exclusive
value to one form of social organization and paving the way for an obnoxious ...
This is simply the harmony of interests translated into the language of German
philosophy.4 Hegel's equivalent for Smith's "hidden hand" was the famous "
cunning of reason" which sets men to work to fulfil purposes of which they are not
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This was the definition of a dry read. I read this for a graduate class, and my purpose in reading the book was to try and develop an understanding of how we think about research and the past. I did ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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It puzzles me that Carr was taken so seriously as a "distinguished historian" in British academic circles, considering that he spent the first part of his career championing appeasement of Germany and much of the rest admiring Stalin. Vollständige Rezension lesen
I THE HISTORIAN AND His FACTS
SOCIETY AND THE INDIVIDUAL
HISTORY SCIENCE AND MORALITY
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