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The Resource The proper study of mankind : an anthology of essays, Isaiah Berlin ; edited by Henry Hardy and Roger Hausheer ; with a foreword by Noel Annan ; and an introduction by Roger Hausheer

The proper study of mankind : an anthology of essays, Isaiah Berlin ; edited by Henry Hardy and Roger Hausheer ; with a foreword by Noel Annan ; and an introduction by Roger Hausheer

Label
The proper study of mankind : an anthology of essays
Title
The proper study of mankind
Title remainder
an anthology of essays
Statement of responsibility
Isaiah Berlin ; edited by Henry Hardy and Roger Hausheer ; with a foreword by Noel Annan ; and an introduction by Roger Hausheer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
JNA
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1909-1997
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Berlin, Isaiah
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Hardy, Henry
  • Hausheer, Roger
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  • Berlin, Isaiah
  • Civilization
  • History
  • Philosophy, Modern
  • Civilization, Modern
  • History, Modern
Label
The proper study of mankind : an anthology of essays, Isaiah Berlin ; edited by Henry Hardy and Roger Hausheer ; with a foreword by Noel Annan ; and an introduction by Roger Hausheer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes concise bibliography of Berlin's writings (p. [638]-643)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The pursuit of the ideal -- Philosophical foundations. The concept of scientific history; Does political theory still exist? -- Freedom and determinism. 'From hope and fear set free'; Historical inevitability -- Political liberty and pluralism. Two concepts of liberty -- History of ideas. The counter-enlightenment; The originality of Machiavelli; The divorce between the sciences and the humanities; Herder and the enlightenment -- Russian writers. The hedgehog and the fox; Herzen and his memoirs; Conversations with Akhmatova and Pasternak -- Romanticism and nationalism in the modern age. The apotheosis of the romantic will; Nationalism : past neglect and present power -- Twentieth-century figures. Winston Churchill in 1940; President Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Control code
36743648
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxxvi, 667 pages
Isbn
9780701165277
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The proper study of mankind : an anthology of essays, Isaiah Berlin ; edited by Henry Hardy and Roger Hausheer ; with a foreword by Noel Annan ; and an introduction by Roger Hausheer
Publication
Note
Includes concise bibliography of Berlin's writings (p. [638]-643)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The pursuit of the ideal -- Philosophical foundations. The concept of scientific history; Does political theory still exist? -- Freedom and determinism. 'From hope and fear set free'; Historical inevitability -- Political liberty and pluralism. Two concepts of liberty -- History of ideas. The counter-enlightenment; The originality of Machiavelli; The divorce between the sciences and the humanities; Herder and the enlightenment -- Russian writers. The hedgehog and the fox; Herzen and his memoirs; Conversations with Akhmatova and Pasternak -- Romanticism and nationalism in the modern age. The apotheosis of the romantic will; Nationalism : past neglect and present power -- Twentieth-century figures. Winston Churchill in 1940; President Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Control code
36743648
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxxvi, 667 pages
Isbn
9780701165277
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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