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.
Ergebnisse 1-3 von 18
It may not be fanciful to suggest that Crete's neglect of the problem of slavery in
Athens reflected the failure of the group to which he belonged to face the problem
of the new English factory working class. Mommsen was a German liberal, ...
He lacked neither time, nor opportunity nor knowledge. But, when Mommsen
wrote his history, the strong man had not yet arisen in Germany. During his active
career, the problem of what happened once the strong man had taken over was
This example is of particular interest to me, because I hope soon in my history of
Soviet Russia to approach the problem of the collectivization of the peasant as a
part of the cost of industrialization; and I know well that if, following the example ...
Was andere dazu sagen - Rezension schreiben
Bewertungen von Nutzern
LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - msaucier818 - LibraryThing
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
LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - antiquary - LibraryThing
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
4 weitere Abschnitte werden nicht angezeigt.