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The facts speak only when the historian calls on them : it is he who decides to
which facts to give the floor , and in what order or context . It was , I think , one of
Pirandello's characters who said that a fact is like a sack — it won't stand up till ...
fingo ' rings hollow today ; and though scientists , and even social scientists , still
sometimes speak of laws , so to speak , for old time's sake , they no longer
believe in their existence in the sense in which scientists of the eighteenth and ...
Nowadays , for reasons discussed in my last lecture , we no longer speak of
historical ' laws ' ; and even the word ' cause ' has gone out of fashion , partly
owing to certain philosophical ambiguities into which I need not enter , and partly
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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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