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This is , of course , nonsense . So far as I am concerned , I have no belief in
Divine Providence , World Spirit , Manifest Destiny , History with a capital H , or
any other of the abstractions which have sometimes been supposed to guide the
But it is not compatible with belief in a God who intervenes at will to change the
course of a planet , to postpone an eclipse , or to alter the rules of the cosmic
game . In the same way , it is sometimes suggested , a serious historian may
And this is what is meant by Acton's thesis that history is not only a record of
progress , but a ' progressive science ' , or , if you like , that history in both senses
of the word as the course of events and as the record of those events — is ...
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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
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Going back to re-read old university textbooks for fun must be a sign of incipient nostalgia for the lost days of youth. That or masochism. I didn’t get a nostalgic buzz (possibly as I was young and ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
LECTURE PAGE I THE HISTORIAN AND His FACTS I
SOCIETY AND THE INDIVIDUAL
HISTORY SCIENCE AND MORALITY
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What Is History?: The George Macaulay Trevelyan Lectures Delivered in the ...
E. H. Carr
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