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The Resource Collingwood's the idea of history : a reader's guide, Peter Johnson

Collingwood's the idea of history : a reader's guide, Peter Johnson

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Collingwood's the idea of history : a reader's guide
Title
Collingwood's the idea of history
Title remainder
a reader's guide
Statement of responsibility
Peter Johnson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
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Johnson, Peter
Dewey number
192
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
B1618.C74
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Reader's guides
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  • Collingwood, R. G.
  • Collingwood, R. G.
  • Historiography
  • History
  • Collingwood, R. G.
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Historiography
  • History
Label
Collingwood's the idea of history : a reader's guide, Peter Johnson
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • FC; Half title; Bloomsbury Reader's Guides; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Text; Prologue; Abbreviations; Introduction; A note about reading; 1 Background to the text; Text; Contex; Development; Collingwood's idea of history: structural features; 2 Collingwood's great discovery: The autonomy of history; Realism; History -- is it art or science?; The autonomy of history; History and human purpose; The inside/outside theory; Human history; What and why; Re-enactment; Inference; History and imagination; History and self-knowledge; Conclusion; 3 Arguing with Collingwood (I)
  • The problem of re-enactmentThe problem of imagination in history; The problem of historical evidence; The problem of historical inference; The logic of question and answer; 4 Arguing with Collingwood (II); Past, present and future; The limits of history: thoughts and feelings; Past lives; Facts and fictions; History, politics and progress; 5 Receptions and reactions; Reception; Reviews; Reactions; Influences and affinities; Conclusion; Glossary; Further reading; Index
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821883268
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1 online resource (xxii, 175 pages)
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online
Isbn
9781441121141
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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418674
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)821883268
Label
Collingwood's the idea of history : a reader's guide, Peter Johnson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • FC; Half title; Bloomsbury Reader's Guides; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Text; Prologue; Abbreviations; Introduction; A note about reading; 1 Background to the text; Text; Contex; Development; Collingwood's idea of history: structural features; 2 Collingwood's great discovery: The autonomy of history; Realism; History -- is it art or science?; The autonomy of history; History and human purpose; The inside/outside theory; Human history; What and why; Re-enactment; Inference; History and imagination; History and self-knowledge; Conclusion; 3 Arguing with Collingwood (I)
  • The problem of re-enactmentThe problem of imagination in history; The problem of historical evidence; The problem of historical inference; The logic of question and answer; 4 Arguing with Collingwood (II); Past, present and future; The limits of history: thoughts and feelings; Past lives; Facts and fictions; History, politics and progress; 5 Receptions and reactions; Reception; Reviews; Reactions; Influences and affinities; Conclusion; Glossary; Further reading; Index
Control code
821883268
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 175 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441121141
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
418674
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)821883268

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